Benedetti makes Israel Philharmonic debut today

Benedetti makes Israel Philharmonic debut today

Nicola Benedetti makes her debut with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra under legendary conductor Zubin Mehta this week. She performs five concerts on the Korngold Violin Concerto, a work she recorded on her chart-topping Decca album, Silver Violin and she recently performed at the BBC Proms in London. This marks her first collaboration with Maestro Mehta and her inaugural performance in Israel.

Concert information follows:

Zubin Mehta, conductor
Nicola Benedetti, violin

Concerts:
October 9, 2015 at 2pm at Charles Bronfman Auditorium, Tel Aviv, Israel
October 12, 2015 at 8pm at Haifa Auditorium, Haifa, Israel
October 13, 2015 at 8pm at Charles Bronfman Auditorium, Tel Aviv, Israel
October 14, 2015 at 7pm at Haifa Auditorium, Haifa, Israel
October 15, 2015 at 10pm at Charles Bronfman Auditorium, Tel Aviv, Israel

Programs:
Ravel: La Valse
Korngold: Violin Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 (“Eroica”)

Ravel: La Valse
Korngold: Violin Concerto
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 (“New World”)

Vivaldi: Concerto for 3 Violins
Haydn: Toy Symphony
Korngold: Violin Concerto
Ravel: La Valse