MacMillan Viola Concerto Live Streaming
Thursday 17 January 2019 at 18.30
Lawrence Power will be performing this concerto with the Gothenberg Symphony on Thursday 17 January 2019. The performance can be seen live from 18.30 GMT and will be available for 30 days thereafter.
This Swedish premiere will be the twelfth distinct outing for this work since it was premiered in London in 2014.
... Power is something more: a profound musical personality, his every phrase new and noteworthy
... soloist Lawrence Power delivered the most poetic and compelling performance of this wayward piece that I've ever encountered. The young English violist brought a confiding intimacy and dizzying range of expression from the conversational playfulness of the opening theme to the hushed tranquillity of at the end of the second movement. Throughout ... Power conjured an array of unearthly colours from his remarkable instrument ...
LAWRENCE A JOHNSON, Chicago Classical Review
on Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Mark Elder
performing Berlioz Harold in Italy, January 2012