April 2017

Louis Lohraseb conducts his favorite symphony Chaikovsky 5

By | 2017-04-22T14:20:18+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|Chaikovsky, Louis Lohraseb, Videos|

This is a preliminary video of Louis Lohraseb leading the Indiana University Concert Orchestra in Chaikovsky's Fifth Symphony, the one with the fate-and-triumph motto that occurs in all four movements. This piece is heard a lot, but never have I heard it conducted with such insight and attention to nuance, especially at the beginning with [...]

Louis Lohraseb is conducting Chaikovsky’s Fifth at Indiana

By | 2017-04-20T17:23:37+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Chaikovsky, Louis Lohraseb|

This is going to be very fine. Louis has many interesting and effective ideas for this difficult symphony and is getting excellent feedback from the orchestra. I wish I could be there! https://www.facebook.com/events/180108489171205/