The Philharmonic performs Sibelius’s romantic First, with a musical palette evoking the atmosphere of his native Finland and enthralling listeners with its grand sweep and intensity. Bryce Dessner — of the Grammy Award–winning band The National — plays electric guitar in the New York Premiere of his own Wires, a riveting fusion of rhythm and sound.
Program to Include
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet, Overture-Fantasy
Bryce Dessner: Wires (New York Premiere)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 1
Santtu-Matias Rouvali, Conductor
Bryce Dessner, Electric guitar
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