Autumn Symphony Season – Peter Martens
April 18, 2019 8:00 pm
Conductor Bernhard Gueller
Soloist Peter Martens (cello)
Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin
Vieuxtemps Cello Concerto No. 1
Saint Saëns Symphony No 3, “Organ”
Bernhard Gueller, the CPO’s principal guest conductor, has had many high-level collaborations with soloists such as violinists Joshua Bell and James Ehnes and pianists Stephen Hough, Jan Lisiecki, Janina Fialkowska, Marc Andre-Hamelin and Lars Vogt.
Enjoying a solo career that takes him to many countries, Peter Martens has held principal positions in Pretoria and in the Cape Town Philharmonic and is Artistic Director of Stellenbosch Camerata. His CD of French music with the CPO and Bernhard Gueller will be released at the concert.
Subscriptions renewals for Autumn Symphony Season From Feb 20 at Artscape dial-a-seat: 021 421 7695; new subscriptions Feb 13; single seats from Feb 20