Friday, October 2 — Sunday, October 4
Music Director Laureate Leonard Slatkin returns to Orchestra Hall to conduct a world premiere by his friend Samuel Adler, Saint-Saëns’s "Egyptian" Piano Concerto, and the symphony Tchaikovsky called "a complete resignation before Fate."
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“ Thibaudet’s performance of the Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No. 5 was a revelation for any music lover...He’s a master colorist and a great communicator, able to reduce a large concert hall to an intimate chamber of intent listeners. ”Seattle Times
You May Have Heard This...
Melodies from Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 have cropped up (consciously or subconsciously) in tunes like Cole Porter’s “Farewell, Amanda,” Glenn Miller’s “Moon Love,” and John Denver’s “Annie’s Song.”