Adored for its dark, moody opening and swashbuckling finale, Bruch’s Violin Concerto is a perennial favorite. Principal Guest Conductor Thomas Dausgaard brings authentic voice to the greatest work of his fellow countryman — Carl Nielsen.
1 hour prior to performance in the S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium. Free with ticket purchase.
1 hour, 36 minutes
1 hour, 15 minutes
S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall
Thomas Dausgaard is Chief Conductor of the Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Principal Guest Conductor of the Seattle Symphony, Chief Conductor Designate of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Honorary Conductor of the Orchestra della Toscana (ORT) and Honorary Conductor of the Danish National Symphony Orchestra, having previously served as its Principal Conductor from 2004–2011.
Violinist, violist, composer, and director Henning Kraggerud is a naturally gifted artist who combines an unusually sweet and colourful tone with intelligent expression and impressive virtuosity.