Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.
Single tickets for this concert may be available, but cannot be purchased online. To purchase tickets for this event, call 410.783.8000 or visit the BSO Box Office (1212 Cathedral St., Baltimore, MD 21201).
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...”