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US Tour with Inon Barnatan & Anthony McGill


Alisa Weilerstein joins her long-time recital partner Inon Barnatan and New York Philharmonic Principal Clarinet Anthony McGill January 18 through 29 for a US tour with stops in Princeton, NJ; Washington, D.C.; Durham, NC; Baltimore, MD; University Park, PA; New York, NY; Urbana, IL; Kalamazoo, MI; and Ann Arbor, MI. The program juxtaposes Beethoven’s Piano Trio in B-flat and Brahms’s Clarinet Trio in A minor with the world premiere of short stories by 2014 Grammy nominee Joseph Hallman.

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Dvořák Cello Concerto with the Minnesota Orchestra and Osmo Vänskä


Alisa Weilerstein joins the Minnesota Orchestra and conductor Osmo Vänskä January 8 through 14 to perform her “heart-wrenching” (New York Times) account of Antonín Dvořák’s Cello Concerto. The program also includes Jean Sibelius’s Symphony No. 5 and Kalevi Aho’s Gejia, Chinese Images for Orchestra. Find tickets and more information here.

Visit Alisa’s discography to discover her chart-topping recording of Dvorák’s Cello Concerto on Decca Classics, with the Czech Philharmonic under Jirí Belohlávek.

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Schumann & Shostakovich with the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra


Alisa Weilerstein joins Switzerland’s Lausanne Chamber Orchestra in December for two programs at Lausanne’s Salle Metropole and Geneva’a Victoria Hall, respectively.

On December 12 and 13, she presents her interpretation of Schumann’s Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in A Minor under Jukka-Pekka Saraste, which is paired with Sibelius’s Rakastava and Bartok’s Divertimento for String Orchestra. She then performs the Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. Read More