This week sees Alexandre Tharaud join the São Paolo Symphony and Thierry Fischer for performances of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No.2 on 7, 8 & 9 January. Alexandre remains with the orchestra into the following week to perform Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G, this time under the baton of Alexander Shelley on 14, 15 and 16 January. The performances on the 8th and 15th will be streamed live on the orchestra’s YouTube channel.
Recent concerto highlights for Alexandre have included concerto performances with Beethoven Orchester Bonn, RAI Torino and Orchestre de l’Opéra de Rouen Normandie, as well as European recitals with the soprano Sabine Devieilhe. In between his two weeks in Brazil, he gives a recital at the Sala São Paolo on the 10th featuring works by Couperin, Schubert and Rachmaninov.