ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra

Closing of the 69th Ljubljana Festival

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The ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra will close the 69th Ljubljana.

Event is part of the festival Ljubljana Festival

The orchestra is known for its bold and imaginative programming, which combines nineteenth-century repertoire with contemporary pieces and rarely performed works from other periods, often placing Romantic-era classics in ingenious and unexpected contexts. They will also play two premieres of the Austrian composer Julia Purgina and Slovenian composer Voto Žuraj. 

The ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra has worked with some of the world’s highest-profile conductors. On this occasion, the baton is taken up by the young British conductor Kerem Hasan.

At the concert as solist will appear French cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras.

Conductor: Kerem Hasan

Soloist: Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello

Program:

  • J. Purgina: New composition, TBA*
  • V. Žuraj: Cello Concerto*
  • N. Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, symphonic suite for orchestra, Op. 35

 

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