PETROUCHKA + TCHAIKOVSKY

November 8-9, 2019 | Music Hall

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Gil Shaham plays Tchaikovsky’s remarkable Violin Concerto and Stravinsky pulls the strings on Petrouchka.

Program

JULIA WOLFE: Fountain of Youth [CSO Co-Commission]
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
STRAVINSKY: Petrouchka

Artists

Louis Langrée, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin

Venue

Music Hall

Ticket Prices

$14-$130

Concert Duration

About 1 hour, 50 minutes with intermission

Series

This concert is part of Series 2

What's Interesting

  • 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.

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