Gil Shaham plays Tchaikovsky’s remarkable Violin Concerto and Stravinsky pulls the strings on Petrouchka.
JULIA WOLFE: Fountain of Youth [CSO Co-Commission]
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
Concert DurationAbout 1 hour, 50 minutes with intermission
This concert is part of Series 2
- Tchaikovsky’s dazzling Concerto, once thought unplayable, is a rendezvous with some of the composer’s most moving and memorable melodies.
- Stravinsky’s Petrouchka is a virtuosic musical tale evocative of Pinocchio.
- Julia Wolfe won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Anthracite Fields, a work about early-20th Century Pennsylvania coal-miners and their families.