The Season Begins

Charles Dutoit - Conductor

Julian Rachlin - Violin

program

Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 ("Classical")

Sibelius - Violin Concerto

INTERMISSION

Beethoven - Symphony No. 7

Friday, October 14, 2011

2:00 pm Verizon Hall

Maestro Charles Dutoit ignites the start of his final season as chief conductor with the breathless "Classical" Symphony of Prokofiev. Beethoven's propulsive Seventh Symphony completes the program, which also features violinist Julian Rachlin in the shimmering Violin Concerto by Sibelius.

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Cristian Macelaru Assistant Conductor, Philadelphia Orchestra

Pre-Concert Conversations