BSO: Rachmaninoff's Transcendent Fantasy
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 8pm
The Music Center
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra:
Rachmaninoff's Transcendent Fantasy
Peter Oundjian, conductor
YaoGuang Zhai, clarinet
Rachmaninoff // Isle of the Dead
Weber // Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-flat Major
Tchaikovsky // Symphony No. 2 in C Minor, “Little Russian”
Guest conductor Peter Oundjian transports you to another land with this evocative program including Rachmaninoff’s Isle of the Dead. BSO Principal Clarinet Yao Guang Zhai showcases the versatility of the clarinet as melancholic, triumphant and playful in Weber’s Concerto No. 2. Tchaikovsky’s name is synonymous with sumptuous melody; hear his score climb to joyful heights in “Little Russian.”
This concert is not presented by Strathmore.
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