Jader Conducts Mendelssohn
Streaming: Thursday, May 20, at 7:30pm EDT
When one of the Romantic era’s most popular composers takes a tour of Scotland, chances are it will inspire the creation of a new symphony. Just is the case with Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3, with an opening theme that was first sketched as he visited ruins of the chapel where Mary was crowned Queen of Scotland.