Gilbert Varga, conductor
She began her meteoric career as a violin prodigy. By age 12, she had left audiences around the globe standing and cheering. And more recently, The New York Times declared, “She is an artist of inspiring gifts.” Hear the astonishing Midori perform Bartók’s blazing Violin Concerto No. 2.
This concert will run approximately 110 minutes with intermission.
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.
Violin Concerto No. 2
Symphony No. 1