Guest maestro Hannu Lintu conducts Stravinsky's one-act ballet, "The Fairy's Kiss" — the composer's balletic homage to Tchaikovsky — and Sibelius' most treasured Second Symphony. Dynamic Finnish violinist Elina Vähälä makes an exciting return to Detroit following her captivating 2013 debut (Corigliano's "The Red Violin").
ConcerTalk 10/29 at 7 PM & 10/30 at 2 PM: Get the most out of each Classical concert with informal presentations in Orchestra Hall one hour before the performance begins. Enjoy special guests, lectures, or performances that illuminate the program and provide a behind-the-scenes look at the art of making music! In this iteration, Charles Greenwell with composer Jaakko Kuusisto will speak about the program.
Join the DSO and Assistant Conductor Michelle Merrill for this season's webcasts of the Educational Concert Series (ECS). ECS introduces schoolchildren to classical music with thematic concerts and accompanying teacher resource tools available to those who register to watch.
Want more Live from Orchestra Hall? The DSO is the first American orchestra to make its performance archive available on demand, with more than 100 works available in high definition. Replay is web compatible across all devices (desktop, tablet and mobile). Dso.org/replay offers a two-minute preview to all visitors, and all patrons who join the annual fund with a gift of $50 or more will receive full access.
Live from Orchestra Hall webcasts are presented by the Ford Motor Company Fund and made possible by generous support from The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
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