You can hear the musicians breathe and you can practically touch them. Violinist patricia kopatchinskaja performs felix mendelssohns violin concerto in d minor with the saint paul chamber orchestra excerpt recorded november 21, 2014. Switzerland patricia kopatchinskaja would rather be known for the passion and virtuosity of her violin playing than for the fact that she. Traditionalists will no doubt be outraged at what seems on paper to be a deliberately wilful, perverse and mannered approach to an old favourite. Kopatchinskajas berg passionate and playful in zurich. Her latest release death and the maiden, for alpha with the saint paul chamber orchestra has received great critical acclaim. Simon rattle and patricia kopatchinskaja watch concert. The album also was recognized in the category of producer of the year, classical, as part of the body of work of blanton alspaugh, our producer for the album. Patricia kopatchinskaja plays mozarts fourth violin. When tom morris, the director of the ojai music festival in southern california, tapped patricia kopatchinskaja to curate this years festival, the visionary moldovanborn violinist didnt.
This program was a highlight of the 201516 the as patricia kopatchinskaja, the most exciting violinist in the world strings magazine, performed the world premiere of a violin concerto by esteemed composer michael hersch, as well as beethovens beloved violin concerto in her own interpretation based on beethovens original manuscript. Wild child of violin on a meteoric rise the new york times. Find the best clips, watch programmes, catch up on the news, and read the latest patricia kopatchinskaja interviews. Join patricia kopatchinskaja and her duo partner, polina leschenko. Tue, 20 jun 2017 konzerthausorchester berlin patricia. Initially i found it hard to accept them, but they are starting to grow on me.
Concert patricia kopatchinskaja and polina leschenko play webern. Tonight he presents a tchaikovsky programme with the exceptional violinist patricia kopatchinskaja. Patricia kopatchinskaja was born in moldova to musician parents. Browse patricia kopatchinskaja tour dates and order tickets for upcoming concerts near you. Her body and her instrument and the music she makes all seem one. Lovesickness and nostalgia in the first half of this program stand in stark contrast to the sunny brightness and openness of the second half. Despite the fact that the classical music world has dubbed her the wild child of the violinor, perhaps, because of itshe has been steadily performing concerts around the world. In another life, patricia kopatchinskaja might have been a rock star or a standup comedian. Bartok 1st sonata with unforgettable mihaela ursuleasa click blue visit group button below title picture. She has all the qualities of a great one, yet you will have to discover patricia on your own.
The culmination of this concert with sir simon rattle is gustav mahlers fourth symphony. The winner of numerous awards including the 20 royal philharmonic societys instrumentalist of the year is this seasons artist in residence at the berlin konzerthaus, at londons wigmore hall and at the kissinger sommer festival. This is a violinist who loves taking risks, who subverts musical. Born into a moldavian family of musicians, violinist patricia kopatchinskaja is a bundle of energy known as much for the passion and virtuosity of her playing as for the fact that she often performs barefoot. Artist in residence des lucerne festivals sowie beim kissinger. Other accolades include the prestigious swiss grand award for music in 2017, a recognition of exceptional talent and innovation awarded by the federal office of. Patrica kopatchinskaja wins the swiss grand prix of music. Violinist patricia kopatchinskajas versatility shows itself in her diverse repertoire, ranging from baroque and classical often played on gut strings, to new commissions. Violinist kopatchinskaja brings inventive programming to. At first, it might seem as though she has somehow slipped through the net of modernism, but nothing could be less true one of the. This concert is presented as part of a cooperation between the wiener symphoniker and the wiener konzerthaus society.
Kopatchinskaja s release for naive classique featuring concerti by bartok, ligeti and peter eotvos won gramophones recording of the year award in 20, an echo klassik award and a 2014 grammy nomination. Patricia kopatchinskaja plays bach april 1516, 2016. The official youtube channel of violinist patricia kopatchinskaja. Patricia kopatchinskaja 14 hrs over in the fanclub we have a new audio recording. Gyorgy ligetis violin concerto, professes patricia kopatchinskaja, is perhaps the most exciting violin concerto since beethoven. An unforgettable musical experience for lovers of chamber music the recital hall is the venue of choice. Spco artistic partner patricia kopatchinskaja has selected movements from schoenbergs iconic expressionist masterpiece, pierrot lunaire, to serve as a three part musical frame for two string orchestra works on love and longing. Unsere datenschutzrichtlinien wurden am freitag 31 januar 2020 aktualisiertmehr informationen ok. The innovative and exciting patricia kopatchinskaja returns to the spco this spring to perform repertoire spanning from the baroque biber to the contemporary crumb. Grammy nomination for death and the maiden with kopatchinskaja. Sir simon rattle conductor patricia kopatchinskaja violin camilla tilling soprano. Les noces patricia kopatchinskaja, teodor currentzis on allmusic 2016 iconoclastic conductor teodor currentzis and his. We asked patricia kopatchinskajawho has been called the inexplicable wild child of the violin10 questions to get to know her better before she joins conductor vladimir jurowski and the london philharmonic on monday, february 27, for a. Pages public figure musicianband patricia kopatchinskaja events.
Patricia kopatchinskaja, who commissioned the concerto hersch violin concerto, aptly describes it as brutal and vulnerable at the same time, and her performance conveys that dichotomy with ferocious commitment, aided with fearlessness by the international contemporary ensemble under tito munoz. This collaborative exploration of schuberts string quartet in d minor, d. Patricia kopatchinskaja plays tchaikovskys violin concerto. In addition to her formidable gifts as a violinist, this is a virtuosa of emotional musical intelligence who refuses to get stuck in endless replays of familiar concert ritualsin using classics as comfort food. Coming to this album, i knew patricia kopatchinskaja by her very fine hip beethoven concerto with herreweghe, and fasil say i knew by a set of haydn sonatas i didnt much enjoy. Patricia kopatchinskaja tickets patricia kopatchinskaja. Violinist patricia kopatchinskajas versatility shows itself in her diverse repertoire, ranging from baroque and classical often played on gut strings, to new commissions and reinterpretations of modern masterworks. The violent extremes of patricia kopatchinskaja at wigmore. Konzerthausorchester berlin patricia kopatchinskaja ivan fischer. It offers the schubert quartet itself, in an arrangement for string orchestra by kopatchinskaja herself, that preserves the original quartet forces in some passages. After a years work, the virtuoso writes, i took the plunge in october 2017 with musicians of the. The words tumble out with the same impunity as the notes that flow from patricia kopatchinskajas violin when she plays one of her idiosyncratic improvisations.
Patricia kopatchinskaja blew into salt lake city this week, dazzling two decidedly different audiences. The young patrica kopatchinskaja, who has already collaborated with the vienna philharmonic orchestra, the london philharmonic orchestra, the berlins deustche symphony and the nkh in tokyo, wins the swiss grand prix of music 2017. Patricia kopatchinskaja and the tonhalle orchestra zurich under conductor teodor currentzis brought the audience to its feet with works by alban berg and dmitri shostakovitch. But i was drawn to this recording by the attractive programming and ill admit it by says awesome oscar wilde. The wiener symphoniker will be kicking off the new year with a series of concerts under the greek conductor teodor currentzis, one of the most interesting and unusual conductors of our time. And some remarks about composers and violin playing.
Patricia kopatchinskajas graphic description of the way she thinks the soloists narrative unfolds through the first movement of the tchaikovsky violin concerto is certainly provocative. Find classical music concert listings patricia kopatchinskaja. Patricia kopatchinskaja music, videos, stats, and photos. On monday, we learned that weve been nominated for a grammy award for best chamber musicsmall ensemble performance for our recording of franz schuberts death and the maiden with patricia kopatchinskaja. Concert with sir simon rattle, patricia kopatchinskaja. In 2017 kopatchinskaja performed the voice part sprechgesang in arnold schonbergs pierrot lunaire in the usa and. While her parents were on concert tour through the former eastern bloc, she grew up with her grandparents. Official website of patricia kopatchinskaja, musician and violinist. At the center of the program, kopatchinskaja will be joined by spco concertmaster steven copes and spco associate concertmaster ruggero allifranchini for a thrilling performance of bachs triple violin concerto in d. She studied composition and violin in vienna and bern.