A Grand Tour

Gianandrea Noseda - Conductor

Juliette Kang - Violin

program

Rossini - Overture to William Tell

Prokofiev - Violin Concerto No. 1

INTERMISSION

Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3 ("Scottish")

Sunday, March 18, 2012

2:00 pm Verizon Hall

Gianandrea Noseda returns to lead a whirlwind tour, beginning in his native Italy with Rossini's famous William Tell Overture. First Associate Concertmaster Juliette Kang is featured as soloist in Prokofiev's bounding Violin Concerto No. 1, written at the time of the Russian Revolution. The program concludes with a sojourn to Scotland with Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 3.

program notes

Juliette Kang, First Associate Concertmaster, Philadelphia Orchestra

Pre-Concert Conversations