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TRAILER: Lawrence Power Performs Salonen's Pentatonic Étude for solo viola
Enjoy this sneak peek of British violist Lawrence Power performing Esa-Pekka Salonen's Pentatonic Étude for solo viola. We release the full, world-premiere recording of this piece on Friday 19 May 2017. Make sure you subscribe to our channel to be the first to see it!
Lawrence Power performs this work with the Philharmonia Orchestra ahead of the Bartók Viola Concerto on Thursday 1 June 2017 at Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre. Tickets are still available. Gustavo Gimeno conducts, with Mahler Symphony No. 1 in the second half. Click here to book: https://www.philharmonia.co.uk/concerts/1622