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Göteborgs Konserthus Jan Lisiecki plays Chopin

Elegant and virtuosic, with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra; Santtu-Matias Rouvali, conductor; and Jan Lisiecki, piano.

Concert length: 2 h incl. intermission Scene: Stora salen
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Chopin’s piano works are unmatched in elegance and richness. The first two piano concertos reflect his delight with Bellini’s operas, particularly Norma, whose ornamentation inspired the adornments of Piano Concerto No. 1. Praised by audiences and critics alike for his lyrically beautiful approach, the young pianist Jan Lisiecki has fully mastered this virtuosic challenge.   

In part two of the concert, we hear Tchaikovsky’s beloved Pathétique, or Symphony No. 6, which has become a bit of a signature piece for Santtu-Matias Rouvali together with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Our chief conductor showcases the full range of his skillset. 



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Introduction to the concert

Take a seat in the Great Hall one hour before the concert begins and learn more about the music you will soon experience! You will get the stories behind the music, knowledge of the composers and own reflections about the classical pieces. The introduction last for about 30 minutes, it is free and free seating in the hall. Welcome! 


Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1 39 min

Intermission 25 min

Wednesday 14 May 2025: The event ends at approx. 21.30
Thursday 15 May 2025: The event ends at approx. 21.30


Jan Lisiecki piano

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