Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.
John Storgards, conductor
Baiba Skride, violin
Vaughan Williams -
Fantasy on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Symphony No. 1
“A throwback to the golden age of Heifetz,” raves
BBC Music Magazine of Baiba Skride, who performs the much-loved Violin Concerto of Mendelssohn. This concert also features Jean Sibelius’ very first symphony. “It transported me to a new civilization,” wrote a critic after the premiere performance. “Every page breathes another way of living than ours...”
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