BSO: Poetic Fire
Saturday, September 23, 2017, 8pm
The Music Center
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra:
From Hamlet to Don Juan
Marin Alsop, Music Director
Lukáš Vondráček, piano
Tchaikovsky // Hamlet Fantasy-Overture After Shakespeare
R. Strauss // Don Juan
Rachmaninoff // Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor
Explore the poetry, virtuosity and romantic love of three intense works, including Tchaikovsky’s musical telling of Shakespeare’s Hamlet and Strauss’s tone poem Don Juan. Pianist Lukáš Vondráček, winner of the 2016 Queen Elisabeth Competition, is the perfect interpreter of Rachmaninoff’s beloved Piano Concerto.
This concert is not presented by Strathmore.
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