TŌRU TAKEMITSU: A Flock Descends into the Pentagonal Garden
BÉLA BARTÓK: Piano Concerto No. 3
SERGEI PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 5
Prokofiev’s powerful hymn to humanity anchors a program featuring the CSO debuts of conductor Kazushi Ōno and star pianist Seong-Jin Cho. The vivid musical imagery of Japanese composer Tōru Takemitsu sets the stage for Bartók’s airy and virtuosic Piano Concerto No. 3.