David Garrett performs Tschaikowskys Violinconcerto
Violin star David Garrett performed on March 16th with the Sinfonieorchester Basel under the baton of conductor Dennis Russell Davies. The former chief conductor of the Sinfonieorchester returned to the orchestra for the concert tour. Garrett shone with his interpretation of the Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major, Op.35 by Peter Tchaikovsky and also delighted with his encore, an improvisation on the melody, “My hat, it has three corners”. The audience avidly applauded and cheered and the critics were also wowed by Garrett's performance. Additional concerts take place on March 23rd in Bregenz, on March 24th in Pavia and on March 26th in Padua .
Flashback: David Garrett on Tour with the Sinfonieorchester Basel
Violin star David Garrett was on tour in March as a soloist with the Sinfonieorchester Basel. Under the baton of Dennis Russell Davies, the concerts featured the Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major, Op. 35 by Peter Tchaikovsky. At every stop along the tour, Garrett was given a rapturous reception by audiences and showered with exultant applause. The press was also fully impressed by the interpretation of the violin concerto:
David Garrett awarded with the Frankfurter Musikpreis
The internationally successful violinist, David Garrett, received the Frankfurter Musikpreis on Friday evening in St. Paul's Church. The prestigious distinction is awarded annually as a part of the Musikmesse and honours those who, through their efforts, have managed to make a special contribution to the international music scene.
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David Garrett performs in Turin
Star-Geiger David Garrett is performing three Konzerts in the Auditorum Rai di Torino in Turin. Together with the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della Rai conducted by Ryan McAdams they performed Tchaikovsky Violin Concert in D-Major. Dates were 28th of Feburary, 2nd adn 3rd of March.
David Garrett on German Tour with his new program: EXPLOSIVE LIVE!
David Garrett was on Tour through Germany, Austria and Switzerland, with his new program EXPLOSIVE LIVE!
Read below some Press quotes describing the tour.