Featuring Jon Nakamatsu, Piano
Missy MAZZOLI: Sinfonia for Orbiting Spheres
Ludwig van BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 8 in F Major, op. 93
Piotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 1, op. 23 in B-flat minor
Featuring works by classical masters Beethoven and Tchaikovsky, piano and orchestra will be on glittering display at this concert. Audience favorite and Van Cliburn-winning pianist, Jon Nakamatsu, returns to perform Tchaikovsky’s might Piano Concerto No. 1. The work’s opening chords are some of the most recognizable in classical music.