Photo: Stefan Wildhirt
Photo: Stefan Wildhirt

Steffens travels to Cologne to conduct three concerts with the Gürzenich-Orchester Köln on December 10th, 11th and 12th.  There he performs Brahms Symphony No. 3, Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D with Nicola Benedetti and also Dallapiccola’s Variazioni for Orchestra.

 

Steffens then continues on to Florence, where he conducts Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 6 with the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino on December 17th. The concert begins with another Italian piece, Martucci’s Piano Concerto No.2, with soloist Peter De Maria.

 

 

For more information, please visit:

http://www.guerzenich-orchester.de/konzert/sinfoniekonzert-4/289/

http://www.operadifirenze.it/events/karl-heinz-steffens-6/