On 24 September Simone Lamsma will give the world première performance of a violin concerto written for her by Mathilde Wantenaar, with the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic and Karina Canellakis.
The work was commissioned by the NTR ZaterdagMatinee, and will be premiered during this prestigious series at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
LSO, Gianandrea Noseda, Simone Lamsma, Tchaikovsky
10 April 2022, Barbican Hall, London
Bachtrack – Alexander Hall
“It is a long time since I have heard such a confident statement of personality in this work…”
“The magic was there from the start…”
Seen and Heard International – Keith McDonnell
“Warmth, vitality, and energy suffused her playing…”
“Indeed it is rare that both the soloist and orchestra inexorably breathe as one, yet this musical chemistry was evident between both throughout…”
Photo credits LSO – Andy Paradise
Works for Violin and Orchestra
Together with Robert Trevino and the Malmö Symphony Orchestra, Simone Lamsma releases a disc of late works by Rautavaara, including 2 world premières, on the Ondine label.