We are sorry to announce that pianist Yuja Wang has had to withdraw from her tour with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, which includes a concert at the Barbican on 10 May. We are grateful to Rudolf Buchbinder for stepping in for the solo part in Richard Strauss’ Burleske.

This is the second of two concerts in which Andris Nelsons conducts the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig at the Barbican, as part of his international Strauss Project:

  1. Andris Nelsons: The Strauss Project:

Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Mon 9 May 2022, Barbican Hall, 7.30pm, Tickets £15 – 75, programme featuring Richard Strauss’ Macbeth,
Der Rosenkavalier Suite and Ein Heldenleben

  1. Andris Nelsons: The Strauss Project:

with Rudolf Buchbinder and Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Tue 10 May 2022, Barbican Hall, 7.30pm, Tickets £15 – 75, programme featuring Richard Strauss’ Don Juan, Burleske and Also Sprach Zarathustra

Barbican and Southbank Centre present Andris Nelsons: The Strauss Project (9-13 May 2022).