As the highly successful Asian tour came to an end this weekend, the UK press announced the start of ticket sales to this year's Proms including interview features with Leif Ove on BBC Radio 3's Music Matters and in The Daily Telegraph: "The formidable Norwegian pianist tells…
Leif Ove Andsnes and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra are back on the road together taking the Beethoven Journey to Asia. With a packed tour which has so far included performances in Hong Kong, Tapei, Kaohsiung and a residency in Shanghai, the musicians perform tonight in Goyang (Korea) before heading for Japan.
For the grand finale of The Beethoven Journey, Leif Ove will be performing all five Beethoven Piano Concertos with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra over three nights at The Royal Albert Hall as part of the 2015 BBC Proms (23, 24, 26 July). Edward Blakeman, the director of this year’s BBC Proms, told the Guardian,“The piano…
Leif Ove will be a special guest on BBC Radio 3's In Tune on 23 April live from London to announce a special engagement which will also be the grand finale to the Beethoven Journey.
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The UK's Gramophone Magazine has chosen Volume 3 of The Beethoven Joureny amongst its top 10 recent recordings of Beethoven commenting
'The unanimity in the closing bars between Andsnes and his orchestra says it all. Having used up my stash of superlatives, all I can say is:…
Last night's BBC Music Magazine Awards was a night to remember. First and foremost for the fact that Leif Ove and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra won both the "Concerto Award" and "Recording of the Year" for Volume 2 of the Beethoven Journey on Sony Classical. But the evening - which…