European Avant-Garde

Our Principal Guest Conductor highlights the pioneering sounds of modern Europe.

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Program

  • Francesco FILIDEI : Lamento (world premiere, LA Phil commission)*
  • Arnulf HERRMANN : The Call (world premiere, LA Phil commission)*
  • Lotta WENNÄKOSKI : Hele (world premiere, LA Phil commission with generous support from Janis B. McEldowney)*
  • Intermission
  • Miroslav SRNKA : Overheating (world premiere, LA Phil commission)*
  • Yann ROBIN : Übergang II (world premiere, LA Phil commission)*

Artists

  • LA Phil New Music Group
  • Susanna Mälkki conductor
  • Sean Michael Plumb baritone
  • Francesco Filidei organ

About This Performance


Principal Guest Conductor Mälkki taps leading European composers for a night of cutting-edge composition, with five world premieres commissioned by the LA Phil. 

(*World premiere, LA Phil commission)
This performance is generously underwritten by Raulee Marcus and the Marcus Fund for New Music.

Pre-Concert Talk: Upbeat Live
With Kristi Brown-Montesano – 7pm
Enhance your concert experience with a pre-concert talk starting at 7pm. Upbeat Live provides historical and cultural context for many concerts, featuring engaging speakers, audio examples, and special guests. These events are free to ticket holders and are held in BP Hall, on the second floor, accessible after your ticket is scanned. 

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