Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads this program featuring popular works by Mozart and a performance by teenage piano virtuoso Jan Lisiecki.
Did Bruckner sense that his Ninth Symphony would be his final work? After nine years of toil over the score, only three of the four movements were completed upon his death in 1896.
MLK Tribute Concert
The Philadelphia Orchestra's annual FREE Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert
Celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with this free community concert, typically held each year on the holiday that commemorates Dr. King’s contributions and achievements. Combining the traditions of African-American culture and Western classical music, the concert pays tribute to Dr. King’s vision of a society free of prejudice and racial divisions, and his belief in the power of music to help create positive change.
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Additional funding for this concert is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development