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  • JEAN-YVES THIBAUDET REPLACES YEFIM BRONFMAN IN LA PHIL OPENING NIGHT CONCERT: MOZART - THE EARLY YEARS, AT WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL
  • Sept. 21, 2017
  • Thibaudet to Perform Mozart's Double Piano Concerto with Yuja Wang

    TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2017, AT 7 PM

    The 2017 LA Phil Opening Night Concert & Gala: Mozart - the Early Years Is Made Possible with the Proud Support of Rolex, the Official Timepiece of the Los Angeles Philharmonic

    WHAT: 

    Pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet replaces Yefim Bronfman,who has withdrawn from the from the Los Angeles Philharmonic Opening Night Concert: Mozart - The Early Years, Tuesday, September 26, on doctor's orders, as a result of a respiratory infection.

    Thibaudet will perform Mozart's Double Piano Concerto with Yuja Wang.

    The complete program, which includes performances by soprano Anna Prohaska and countertenor Tim Mead, remains unchanged:

    MOZART      Symphony No. 1 in E-flat, K. 16
    MOZART      "Discede crudelis" from Apollo et Hyacinthus, K. 38
    MOZART      Exsultate jubilate, K. 165
    MOZART       Double Piano Concerto, K. 365  

    Proceeds from the LA Phil Gala support the LA Phil's Philharmonic's many music education programs, which serve more than 150,00 youths, families and teachers every year. 

    WHO:  

    LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC
    GUSTAVO DUDAMEL, conductor
    JEAN-YVES THIBADUET and YUJA WANG, pianos
    ANNA PROHASKA, soprano
    TIM MEAD, countertenor

    For full artist biographies, please visit laphil.com

    WHEN: 

    Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 7 PM  

    WHERE: 

    WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL
    111 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles

    TICKETS: 

    Tickets for the Opening Night Concert & Gala as well as the entire Los Angeles Philharmonic's 2017/18 season are available for purchase at LAPhil.com, in person at the Walt Disney Concert Hall Box Office, or by phone at 323.850.2000.   

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  • contact:

    Sophie Jefferies, 213.972.3422, sjefferies@laphil.org
    Lisa White, 213.972.3408, lwhite@laphil.org