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San Diego Symphony – Tao Plays Tchaikovsky

November 1 @ 6:30 pm

JAVIER ÁLVAREZ – Brazos de niebla (Arms of Mist), based on text by Juan Felipe Herrera
(World premiere commissioned by the SDSO)
TCHAIKOVSKY – Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23

David Danzmayr, conductor
Conrad Tao, piano

The unique commissioned work that opens this program brings together Mexican composer Javier Álvarez and genre-crossing United States Poet Laureate Juan Filipe Herrera. The work will be scored for orchestra, narrator and four vihuelas. The concert also features brilliant young pianist/composer Conrad Tao performing Piotr Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto.

Conrad Tao was called one of “5 Classical Music Faces to Watch this Season” in a recent New York Times article!

Note: This “Rush Hour 2.0” concert begins at 6:30pm and runs less than 90 minutes with no intermission. Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability are subject to change.

Organizer

San Diego Symphony
Phone:
619.235.0800
Email:
info@sandiegosymphony.org
Website:
http://www.sandiegosymphony.org/

Venue

Copley Symphony Hall
750 B St
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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Phone:
(619) 235-0804
Website:
http://www.sandiegosymphony.org/