March 23, 2011
Bienvenue en France! French pianist Lise de la Salle has emerged as one of the most acclaimed artists of her generation. She made her LACO debut in Saint-Saëns’ delightful, show-stopping nod to Parisian cabaret music. Her dynamic countryman Louis Langrée, celebrated music director of New York’s Mostly Mozart Festival, illuminated the Ravel gem and brought his refined musical sensibility, formidable technique and radiant personality to the challenge of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2.
Listen to the podcast with Louis Langrée about his first visit to Los Angeles, whether Beethoven really was happy and more!