Saturday Feb 24, 2018
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Discussion with conductor Roberto Minczuk and guest artist Karen Gomyo followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
FREE Pre-Concert Lecture begins at 5:00pm. Brent Stevens, KHFM 95.5, hosts an interactive discussion with conductor, guest artists, & special guests. Followed by a Q & A with the audience.
Remember the music behind that old television commercial with cereal shot from cannons? That’s Tchaikovsky’s celebrated, spectacular, and triumphant 1812 Overture, commemorating victory over Napoleon. The evening’s program also includes Smetana’s exuberant Vltava (The Moldau) and Prokofiev’s ravishing and rhythmic Violin Concerto No.1 in D Major, featuring internationally renowned violinist Karen Gomyo.
Roberto Minczuk, conductor
Karen Gomyo, violin
Preformance Set List:
SMETANA Vltava (The Moldau)
PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major
TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo and Juliet
TCHAIKOVSKY 1812 Overture
FREE Parking & FREE Shuttle when Parking in G LOT.
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It's a great option even if you're running late. Buses run continuously beginning 90-120 minutes before the show, drop you off at Popejoy Hall and return you to the shuttle lot up to an hour after the show. Should you have an emergency, buses are available any time during the show to take you back to your car. All of our shuttle buses are wheelchair accessible.
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