Marin Alsop conjures Bernstein as São Paulo Symphony Orchestra lights up 2019 Hong Kong Arts Festival

//Marin Alsop conjures Bernstein as São Paulo Symphony Orchestra lights up 2019 Hong Kong Arts Festival

Marin Alsop conjures Bernstein as São Paulo Symphony Orchestra lights up 2019 Hong Kong Arts Festival

Almost Bernstein-like in her movements and extracting sensual playing from the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop ticked all the right boxes in her interpretation of Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier Suite.From the wonderful whooping horns in the Prelude to the luscious metamorphosis of the waltz from clumsy to boisterous, it was luscious and intensely passionate, and showed off the orchestra’s qualities and Alsop’s innate sense of musical space. This was the highlight of Thursday’s…

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