This week sees Christoph König making his début with the Orquestra Filarmonica de Minas Gerais, one of if not the leading Brazilian orchestra. In a programme dedicated to Anton Bruckner’s Sixth Symphony, the orchestra performs in the brand-new and fantastic Sala Minas Gerais, a building which is primarily based on the concept of acoustical priorities
Christoph König conducts the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in a programme of Rachmaninov Symphony No. 2, Mussorgsky Scherzo in B-flat Major (Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Premiere, and Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2, featuring the fabulously gifted 2010 Chopin Competition winner Yulianna Avdeeva. More info .