Leif Ove Andsnes is the guest artist with the New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert for the opening four concerts of the new season starting 19 September.
Paying tribute to Leif Ove, who will perform Kurtag's "Quasi una fantasia" and Beethoven's Piano Concerto no. 3, Alan Gilbert commented in a…
Feel the Music has been developed in the context of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra’s Beethoven Journey with Leif Ove Andsnes and explores the worlds of Deafness, Music and Creativity, which affected Beethoven increasingly in the course of his career.
Feel the Music wants to open up the world of music…
Those who have visited the east coast of Norway during the last few days of June know how special the Risør Festival of Chamber Music is. For those who haven't so far enjoyed the festival experience first hand can now get a taste for it in a new film just…
The pianist, music director for the 66th edition, will perform with Marc-André Hamelin. Another highlight: the experiential 'Inuksuit.' The celebrated Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes is rarely in one place for long. In May alone, he was set to perform in major concert halls in New York, Norway, Italy, Switzerland,…
On the occasion of this year's Bergen Festival Leif Ove Andsnes inaugurated a new Steinway piano which is part of a major sponsorship package to the Bergen Philharmonic from the Stifelsen Kristian Gerhard Jebsen.
"Its fun to be the first person to play the piano" commented Leif Ove…
The NHK Symphony Orchestra - Japan's most famous professional orchestra - announced that Leif Ove Andsnes has been voted as the Most Memorable Soloist of 2011. The voting, which takes place over a period of 3 months, comes from the audience who particularly appreciated Leif Ove's performances of Rachmaninov's Piano…