16 February 2016
LA Phil International Tour: Mahler & Music of the Americas
Music and Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel takes the Los Angeles Philharmonic on tour to New York City and across Europe in March 2016, performing music from the Americas and works by Gustav Mahler and Olivier Messiaen.
Dudamel and the orchestra's tour programs include Ginastera's Piano Concerto No. 1 with pianist Sergio Tiempo, Mahler's Symphony No. 3, Copland's Appalachian Spring, John Williams's Soundings, Messiaen's Des canyons aux étoiles and a new work by Andrew Norman.
The tour kicks off with two performances on March 13 & 14 at New York's Lincoln Center. On March 17, Dudamel and the LA Phil begin the European leg of their tour at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam. They perform on March 19 & 20 at the Philharmonie Paris, on March 21 at the Philharmonie Luxembourg and on March 22, 23 & 24 at London's Barbican Centre. The March 24 London performance highlights Messiaen's Des canyons aux étoiles with visual design by Deborah O'Grady.