closing the Festival Presences of Radio France, Mikko Franck will lead Sunday at the Home of the Radio, creation’s posthumous a new work of the great composer of finland Einojuhani Rautavaara, death in 2016 at the age of 87. The virtuoso american Hilary Hahn will be the soloist of these Two Serenades for violin and orchestra , data is a world first. The music director of the Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France was very close to his fellow countryman, which he has always very much promoted the music is expressive and colorful. He comes back with emotion on the particular circumstances of the creation of this work, which hold a special place in the heart.

LE FIGARO. – How the work that you will create on Sunday, she saw the light of day?

Mikko FRANCK. – In may 2014, I headed Salle Pleyel, the violin Concerto of Rautavaara with Hilary Hahn as soloist and the Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. We had dinner with Hilary after the concert and she told me how to play this music had been a …

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