Tune into Norway's classical radio station NRK P2 tonight at 19.30 for an indepth talk with Leif Ove Andsnes on the Beethoven Journey in the week that Sony Classical releases the box set of all the piano concertos
Hamburg, Bonn, Lucerne, Vienna, Paris, New York, Shanghai, Tokyo, London … and Bodø. Today the Nordland Music Festival (Musikkfestuka) in the north of Norway announced that Leif Ove Andsnes and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra will give a residency of 3 concerts performing all of Beethoven’s Piano Concertos in the new Stormen…
This weekend (18 October) Leif Ove will be a guest on Norway's Saturday night TV show "Lindmo". Watch live or check in online.
After launching his 2014-15 season with the San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas (Sep 10–13), the pianist returns to the Los Angeles Philharmonic at Disney Hall, where he and Gustavo Dudamel bring their three-season Beethoven cycle to a climactic conclusion with renditions of the “Emperor” Concerto and “Choral Fantasy” (Oct 9–12). On hearing Andsnes play Beethoven’s First with…
The world's leading music magazine, Gramophone, has chosen Volume 3 of the Beethoven Journey as an Editor's Choice in the current Awards issue commenting:
"Journey’s end – but what a journey! Andsnes and the Mahler CO here bring to a close this wonderfully engaging and often very beautiful Beethoven concerto cycle."…
Norwegian TV national news visited Leif Ove at home in Bergen to talk Beethoven as Volume 3 is released. Check out the interview which starts at 24'20