2017 Los Angeles Philharmonic Summer Schedule

Jul 17, 2017

June 27, 2017

CONDUCTOR:  Gustavo Dudamel
Yefim Bronfman, piano
St. Lawrence String Quartet

BEETHOVEN  Coriolan Overture
John ADAMS  Absolute Jest (L.A. premiere)
BEETHOVEN  Piano Concerto No. 4

July 4, 2017

CONDUCTOR:  Gustavo Dudamel

MAHLER                   Symphony No. 9

July 11, 2017

CONDUCTOR:  Gustavo Dudamel
 Daniil Trifonov, piano

RACHMANINOFF  Piano Concerto No. 3
PROKOFIEV  Scythian Suite
SCRIABIN  Poem of Ecstasy

 July 18, 2017

CONDUCTOR:  Grant Gershon
Julia Bullock, soprano
Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo-soprano
Davone Tines, bass
Daniel Bubeck, countertenor
Brian Cummings, countertenor
Nathan Medley, countertenor
Los Angeles Master Chorale

ADAMS  El Niño

July 25, 2017

CONDUCTOR:  Zubin Mehta
Anoushka Shankar, sitar

R. SHANKAR  Sitar Concerto No. 2, “Raga mala” (West Coast premiere)
STRAUSS  Ein Heldenleben

August 1, 2017

CONDUCTOR:  Thomas Adès
Simon Keenlyside, baritone
Christianne Stotijn, mezzo-soprano
Steven Isserlis, cello

SIBELIUS  The Bard

SAINT-SAËNS  Danse Macabre

Thomas ADÈS  Lieux retrouvés (U.S. premiere, LA Phil commission)

ADÈS  Totentanz (West Coast premiere)

August 8, 2017

CONDUCTOR:          James Gaffigan
Hélène Grimaud, piano

BRAHMS  Piano Concerto No. 2
James MATHESON  UNCHAINED (world premiere; LA Phil commission)
RAVEL  Daphnis and Chloé Suite No. 2

August 15, 2017

CONDUCTOR:          Jaap van Zweden

BEETHOVEN  Symphony No. 5
SHOSTAKOVICH  Symphony No. 5

August 22, 2017

CONDUCTOR:          Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
hornroh modern alphorn quartet

MOZART  Piano Concerto No. 24, K. 491

Georg Friedrich HAAS  Concerto grosso No. 1 for four alphorns and orchestra (U.S. premiere, LA Phil co-commission)
HAYDN  Symphony No. 31 in D, “Horn Signal”

August 29, 2017

Reykjavík Festival Highlights:

CONDUCTOR:          Esa-Pekka Salonen
Schola Cantorum Reykjavik
James McVinnie, organ

A cappella choral works to be announced

Hlynur Aðils VILMARSSON  bd
Daníel BJARNASON  Emergence (U.S. premiere)
Anna ÞORVALDSDÓTTIR  Aeriality
María Huld Markan SIGFÚSDÓTTIR  Aequora
LEIFS  Organ Concerto

September 5, 2017

CONDUCTOR:          Gustavo Dudamel
Michelle DeYoung, mezzo-soprano

SCHUBERT  Symphony No. 1
MAHLER  Songs of a Wayfarer
SCHUBERT  Symphony No. 2

September 12, 2017

CONDUCTOR:  Gustavo Dudamel
Elīna Garanča, mezzo-soprano

SCHUBERT  Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished”
MAHLER  Songs from Des Knaben Wunderhorn
SCHUBERT  Symphony No. 9, “Great C-major”

September 19, 2017

CONDUCTOR:  Gustavo Dudamel
Yuja Wang, piano

STRAVINSKY          Symphonies of Wind Instruments
BARTÓK                   Piano Concerto No. 2
JANÁČEK                 Sinfonietta