“The Chicago Tribune” reviews the Turangalila-Symphonie

May 22 2015

“Pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet made the virtuosic piano part [in the ‘Turangalila-Symphonie’] sound at once visceral and dangerous. Thibaudet led off his solo double-header of the evening with a briskly exhilarating romp through Ravel’s cheeky, jazzy Piano Concerto in G major. Salonen and the orchestra were with him all the way, even when near-breakneck tempos threatened to run the outer movements off the rails.” Read the full review here.