Meet Jaap van Zweden, the new maestro of the New York Philharmonic


Lesley Stahl talks with the Dutch conductor who's bringing new ideas and direction to what many consider to be one of the finest symphony orchestras in the world


Openings gala concert, New York, Meet Jaap


Join us for the New York Philharmonic’s 2018 Opening Gala Concert, welcoming Jaap van Zweden in his inaugural concert as Music Director. Daniil Trifonov solos in Ravel’s jazz-infused Piano Concerto in G. The Rite of Spring roars to life with visceral rhythms and the raw energy of ancient Russian rituals. And you’ll witness the World Premiere of an adventurous new work by “arresting” (The New Yorker) and “moving” (The New York Times) composer Ashley Fure, written for this momentous occasion.usical Society residency at the University of Michigan.

Jaap van Zweden reflects on his time as Music Director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.


Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Published on Jan 22, 2018