Classics V: Mozart and Grieg
In celebration of the 2020 Summer Olympics, this program commences with the sonic olympiad that is Michael Torke’s effervescent Javelin. Praised by the New York Times for his alluring, colorfully shaded renditions,” guest artist Sean Chen performs Grieg’s lyrical Piano Concerto. The evening concludes with Mozart’s majestic Symphony No. 39. Guest conductor Leslie Dunner takes the podium.
GRIEG: Piano Concerto
MOZART: Symphony No. 39
ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE
At 6:30 PM, gain fascinating insight into the evening’s pieces from Guest Conductor Leslie Dunner during our Pre-Concert Conductor Interview in the Westby Pavilion.
At 6:45 PM, help us recognize and celebrate students of El Sistema and The Harmony Project in the LaFortune Studio.
After the concert, enjoy light refreshments as you mingle with musicians and fellow patrons during our Post-Concert Reception in the Westby Pavilion.
Saturday, February 8, 2020 | 7:30 PM
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