April 27–29, 2024

Beethoven's Eighth Symphony

A testament to Beethoven’s sly wit, the Eighth Symphony finds the revolutionary composer transforming beloved 18th-century dance forms with new dramatic possibilities. And violinist Kerson Leong displays his "clear and powerful” playing (PAN M 360) in Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, a brilliant, dazzling showpiece for the instrument.

Program

Britten: Four Sea Interludes
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 8

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Artists

Kristiina Poska, Conductor
Kerson Leong, Violin

 

This concert is part of Classical Series C

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