Ravel's La Valse
Ravel's La Valse

Originally performed on February 16 & 17, 2018
Louis Langrée, conductor
Jeffrey Kahane, piano


Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1, Classical
Ravel: Piano Concerto in G Major
Stravinsky: Divertimento from The Fairy’s Kiss
Ravel: La Valse

Refresh your Valentine’s Day with Ravel’s wheeling La Valse, a whirling dervish of a waltz. The drama and delight continue with Ravel’s jazzy Piano Concerto in G Major, in the masterful hands of pianist Jeffrey Kahane, as well as scenes from Stravinsky’s ballet The Fairy’s Kiss (based on Hans Christian Anderson’s tale The Ice Maiden).

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