FELICITY LOTT SINGS LIEDER IN A RICHARD STRAUSS PROGRAMME AT CASA DA MUSICA PORTO
This week sees Felicity Lott return to Porto in a programme entirely dedicated to Richard Strauss. She is going to sing the Lieder: Das Rosenband, Wiegenlied, Waldseligkeit, Zueignung, Die heiligen drei Könige aus Morgenland, Morgen, and Cäcilie. The Orquestra Sinfonica do Porto Casa da Musica is going to play before and after the Symphonic Fantasy Frau ohne Schatten and Death and Transfiguration. The concerts are part of an ongoing five years Strauss project at Casa da Musica.
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 .