Leif Ove Andsnes has been chosen as one of five remarkable artists to receive honorary doctorates from the Juilliard School this year. The doctorates will be conferred at the conservatory’s 111th Commencement Exercises on Friday, May 20, when the Norwegian pianist looks forward to joining his fellow honorees – actress and Juilliard alumna Christine…
"Sometimes troubling events cause an artist to withdraw from a performance at the last minute" wrote The New York Times. "But last week the superb violinist Christian Tetzlaff pulled out of an important concert at Carnegie Hall for a “very happy reason,” as the pianist Leif Ove Andsnes, the violinist’s good friend…
Just announced: James Ehnes to replace Christian Tetzlaff for upcoming performances with Leif Ove Andsnes
"For my upcoming performances in the United States, I am most grateful to violinist James Ehnes for stepping in at short notice to replace Christian Tetzlaff in our all-Brahms programs. Thankfully, it is for a very happy reason: Christian and his wife are expecting a child now…
Last summer saw the triumphant conclusion of “The Beethoven Journey,” Leif Ove Andsnes’s monumental four-season focus on the master composer’s music for piano and orchestra. Now, April 8 brings the first U.S. release of Concerto – A Beethoven Journey, a new documentary from award-winning British director and filmmaker…
On 7 & 8 March Londoners get a rare opportunity to surround themselves in an all Norwegian programme when Leif Ove Andsnes plays three concerts at the Dulwich Picture Gallery, alongside the exhibited art work of Nikolai Astrup.
“My introduction to the Dulwich Picture Gallery came about through the planning…
Just 2 months after announcing the first Rosendal Festival, we are delighted to announce that the festival is close to being completely sold out - with just a few remaiing tickets available for the final concert on 14th August.