Arabian Nights

Nicola Luisotti - Conductor

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg - Violin

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Bach/arr. Stokowski - Chaconne, from Partita No. 2 for solo violin

Shostakovich - Violin Concerto No. 1

INTERMISSION

Rimsky-Korsakov - Sheherazade

Saturday, February 4, 2012

8:00 pm Verizon Hall

The luminous orchestration of Sheherazade spins an ages-old Arabian tale. And an audience favorite since her Philadelphia Orchestra debut at age 10, Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg performs the daring Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1, in Luisotti's Philadelphia Orchestra debut.

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Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, Violinist

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