Friday, February 21,
2014 at 8:00 p.m.
Stern Auditorium / Perelman
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Music Director and Conductor
Johannes Moser, Cello
RICHARD STRAUSS Metamorphosen:
A Study for 23 Strings
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major, Op. 107
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55, "Eroica"
Funding for the Carnegie Hall Live broadcast series is provided by The Andrew
W. Mellon Foundation.Bank of America is the Proud
Season Sponsor of Carnegie Hall.
(February 14, 2014, New York, NY)―Carnegie
Hall today announced that cellist Johannes
Moser has graciously agreed to step in for Truls Mørk as
soloist in Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major, Op. 107, with The Philadelphia Orchestra
and Music Director Yannick
Nézet-Séguin in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage next Friday,
February 21 at 8:00 p.m. Mr. Mørk has withdrawn from this appearance
due to an injury to his shoulder as a result of a skiing accident; he is
expected to make a full recovery in the coming weeks. The remainder of the
orchestra’s program—to include Richard Strauss’s Metamorphosen: A Study for 23 Strings and
Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3, “Eroica”—remains the same. This concert marks Mr.
Moser's Carnegie Hall debut.
This February 21 performance will air on WQXR 105.9 FM in New York and on
stations nationwide as part of the Carnegie
Hall Live broadcast and digital series, produced by WQXR and
Carnegie Hall in collaboration with American Public Media.Ticketholders with questions
may contact CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800.
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