Nov 6, 2021
Pablo Heras-Casado returns to the Juilliard School of Music to conduct the School’s historic performance Ensemble, Juilliard415. He will conduct a program, part of the Historical Performance Season, on November 6 inspired by works of the 18th Century, at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall. The program features music by French composers François-Joseph Gossec and Joseph Bologne, as well as Austrians Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Joseph Haydn. The concert will be live-streamed via YouTube next November 6 at 7.30 PM UCT / 00.30 PM CET. On the first part Sinfonia in B-flat Major, Op. 12, No. 4 by Gossec, one of the most renowned French composers of the 18th Century, who played with Jean-Philippe Rameau’s orchestra as a violinist and founded the Concert des Amateurs with Joseph Bologne replaced him as musical director, a brilliant violinist and an exceptional leader. Then Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra can be considered his most successful realization in this cross-over genre between symphony and concerto, Boulogne’s Sinfonia Concertante in A Major, Op. 10, No. 2 and ending with the first of the six Paris Symphonies by Haydn, popularly known as the Bear Symphony. has previously conducted the School’s Ensemble in 2015 and also a masterclass of Monteverdi’s L’Incoronazione di Poppea for singers and baroque ensemble. More information .