Yannick Nézet-Séguin Conductor
María Dueñas Violin
Hélène Grimaud Piano
Founded in 1889, the record label Deutsche Grammophon is legendary for its roster of extraordinary artists. Headlining this spectacular 125th Anniversary Celebration are four of those artists.
Astonishing young violinist María Dueñas has elicited incredible and glowing reviews for her virtuosity: “Young blood, vintage playing … Dueñas’s artistry is reminiscent of that of the great masters” (La Nueva España). The great pianist Hélène Grimaud has won worldwide acclaim for the “crackling vitality” and “soulful playing” (The New York Times) of her passionate performances and recordings. And Your Philadelphia Orchestra Music and Artistic Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin has released dozens of acclaimed recordings with the label, including the GRAMMY–winning Philadelphia Orchestra recording of Florence Price’s Symphonies Nos. 1 and 3.