Lithuanian conductor Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla leads the LA Phil in works by Messiaen, a symphony by Mahler and a violin Concerto from 1959 by Mieczyslaw Weinberg with soloist Gidon Kremer who is recently championing the music of this neglected Soviet composer.
Conductor: Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla
Messiaen: Un Sourire
Weinberg: Violin Concerto
Soloist: Gidon Kremer, violin
Mahler: Symphony No. 4
Soloist: Janai Brugger, soprano
Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla is Music Director of England's City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Read a Los Angeles Times review of this concert (recorded in October 2017) which includes background on the conductor, composer Weinberg, and Kremer's advocacy of neglected composers; click the link on this page.