Tchaikovsky and a Genius
Gianandrea Noseda - Conductor
Alisa Weilerstein - Cello
Borodin - Overture to Prince Igor
Elgar - Cello Concerto
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 3 ("Polish")
Thursday, December 13, 20128:00 pm Verizon Hall
Tchaikovsky wrote seven symphonies, but the Third is an-often neglected masterpiece. It gets its nickname, the "Polish," from the energetic folk dances of the finale. Recent MacArthur Genius Grant recipient Alisa Weilerstein is featured as soloist in Elgar's noble Cello Concerto.