Esa-Pekka Salonen

Esa-Pekka Salonen : Beethoven - Symphony No.7 in A major, Op. 92 (Esa-Pekka Salone, Orchestre de Paris)

Recorded at the Salle Pleyel, 8 March 2011

Orchestre de Paris
Esa-Pekka Salonen - conductor

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No.7 in A major, Opus 92

0:00 I. Poco sostenuto – Vivace
14:20 II. Allegretto
22:38 III. Presto – Assai meno presto
28:28 IV. Allegro con brio

Watch the full concert: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxEMgHGrAPM&list=PLBjoEdEVMABLaKeEEZglMr4TmrkToDLFB

Esa-Pekka Salonen is particularly renowned for his expertise in music of the 20th century. In this concert, he conducts Debussy and Ravel for the first time with the Orchestre de Paris. It is also a rare opportunity to hear the maestro conducting Classical repertoire, specifically Beethoven.