Scholars debate whether the "secret programme" of Tchaikovsky's Pathétique was inspired by his struggle with sexual orientation.
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JULIA ADOLPHE: New Work [CSO Commission]
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6, Pathétique
Ticket PricesFrom $14
- Augustin Hadelich returns to reveal his “prodigious technique and gorgeous tone” (New York Times) in Tchaikovsky’s fearlessly romantic Violin Concerto.
- To open the program, we revisit a reprised CSO-commissioned work from LA-based composer Julia Adolphe.
- Tchaikovsky’s last work phases between manias, joy and despair, before fading to black in a famously haunting finale.