“The Beethoven Journey” Brings Leif Ove Andsnes Back to U.S., with New Sony CD Out Today and All-Beethoven U.S. Recital Tour
Today (Tuesday, March 11) marks the U.S. release of The Beethoven Journey: Piano Concertos Nos. 2 & 4, a new recording from 2013 Gramophone Hall of Fame inductee Leif Ove Andsnes, which has already been lauded as “a landmark of artistic integrity, intelligence, and musical insight” (Telegraph, UK). Recorded for…
The Daily Telegraph gives the 2nd volume of the Beethoven Journey a 5 out of 5 star review
"From time to time, the Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes decides to orientate his professional life towards certain specific projects. Back in 2008 he revisited and reassessed the music of his fellow…
Tune in to "In Tune" on Monday 3rd March at 16.30 (UK time) to hear Leif Ove talk and play live on Radio 3's flagship show in advance of his London recital.
Radio 3 will also be broadcasting Leif Ove's recital live from the Barbican Centre on Tuesday at 19.30…
After a sold out performance in Berlin's Philharmonie last Sunday, Leif Ove is back on the road this weekend with his new recital programme. Audiences in Stockholm can catch him at Konserthuset on Sunday afternoon (15.00) for an all Beethoven programme which includes the iconic Appassionata Sonata.
Audiences across Scandinavia can watch Leif Ove Andsnes this evening (21.00) on TV's most popular chat show - Skavlan.
Leif Ove joins other guests including James Blunt, to talk about his new CD and juggling life as a musician and father.
If you missed VG's exclusive home story with Leif Ove in the Norwegian newspaper's weekend supplement you can read it online here
"Snart skal han forlate dem igjen. Men etter sykehusdramaet med tvillingene som ble født tre måneder for tidlig, innser mesterpianisten Leif Ove Andsnes (43) hva som…