Strauss, Rachmaninoff, and Bryce Dessner at Lincoln Center
Thursday November 30, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Semyon Bychkov Conductor
Katia and Marielle Labèque Pianos
R. Strauss Don Juan
Bryce Dessner Concerto for Two Pianos (New York Premiere)
Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances
The virtuosity of the NY Phil musicians is on display in Richard Strauss’s tone poem depicting the (in)famous libertine, Don Juan, and in Rachmaninoff’s beloved suite of orchestral dances. At the center of the program is Bryce Dessner’s exuberant Concerto for Two Pianos, composed for and performed here by Katia and Marielle Labèque. Semyon Bychkov conducts.