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Magnificent Nordic programme from NZSO, Vänskä and Currie

By , 05/07/2013
Osmo Vänskä’s name first came to my notice as conductor of the Lahti Symphony Orchestra in a series of Sibelius symphonies that returned to the composer’s original versions. Even though the consensus was generally that Sibelius’s further thoughts were best, there were interesting revelations; in any case, the performances were acknowledged as powerful and highly motivated. Though in his conversation with Eva Radich on Radio New Zealand Concert's Upbeat, Vänskä hinted... read more

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