Juanjo Mena, conductor
Benedetto Lupo, piano (BSO debut)
His life in constant turmoil, Tchaikovsky poured his soul into each of his symphonies – symphonies that would express his inner anguish and romantic passions as no music had ever dared.
Join a preconcert lecture, Symphonic Explorations
with Melinda Baird of the Levine School of Music
7PM, Room 309 of the Education Center at Strathmore
Registration requested and capacity is limited. Registration is held till 6:50pm with open admission after 6:50pm on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is taken through 5pm on the preceding Friday. Please call 202.686.8000, x1547.
This concert will run approximately 120 minutes with intermission.
Selections from Slavonic Dances
Piano Concerto No. 3
Symphony No. 4
PLEASE NOTE: Metro will perform major track work over the weekend of October 19-21. The work will begin at 10 p.m. Friday and continue through system closing on Sunday.
Free shuttle buses will replace Red Line trains between the Grosvenor and Friendship Heights stations. Two stations will be closed – Medical Center and Bethesda. Customers using shuttle bus service should build an extra 30 minutes into their travel plans.
The last train from Shady Grove will depart 32 minutes earlier than normal -- at 1:58 a.m. on Friday and Saturday nights and at 10:58 p.m. on Sunday night -- to allow for shuttle bus connections.