Víkingur Ólafsson performs in Grieg's fiery Piano Concerto at the Concertgebouw
Together with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra conducted by Stéphane Denève, Víkingur Ólafsson performs in Grieg's fiery Piano Concerto. Pieces of Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff are also on the programme. Get your tickets on the Concertgebouw website now!
Hailed as the "Icelandic Glenn Gould," pianist Víkingur Ólafsson performs solo with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. He performs Grieg's fiery Piano Concerto, an forgettable work full of dance-like energy. Stéphane Denève conducts during this compelling concert, which also includes works by Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff.
An unmissable concert at Concertgebouw
Here are the details of the concert:
- Where: Main Hall, Concertgebouw, Concertgebouwplein 10, 1071 LN Amsterdam
- Date: March 28, 2023
- Time: 8:15-10:35pm
- Tickets: Buy your tickets on the Concertgebouw website. Prices from 41 euros
Concertgebouw's Main Hall
The Concertgebouw’s famous Main Hall is one of the best concert halls in the world, well-known for its exceptional acoustics and special atmosphere. In the Main Hall, you will feel history. Here, Gustav Mahler conducted his own compositions, as did Richard Strauss and Igor Stravinsky. Even Sergei Rachmaninoff played his own piano concertos in the Main Hall!
This is also where musicians such as Leonard Bernstein, Vladimir Horowitz and Yehudi Menuhin gave legendary performances. Right up to the present day, the Main Hall has continued to provide audiences with the world’s best orchestras and musicians. Buy your tickets now and experience the magic of the Main Hall for yourself!
Musicians and concert programme
Here are the musicians that will be performing at the concert on March 28:
- St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
- Stéphane Denève, conductor
- Víkingur Ólafsson, piano
Here are the works that will be performed:
- Prokofiev - Suite from The Love of Three Oranges, op. 33bis
- Grieg - Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16
- Rachmaninoff - Symphonic Dances, op. 45
Buy your tickets
Buy your tickets in advance on the Concertgebouw website and get to experience one of the top orchestras in the Netherlands playing in the acoustical wonder that is the Concertgebouw. Plus, drinks are included in the ticket price - book your tickets today!