Philadelphia favorite and Curtis Institute of Music graduate Lang Lang brings his international star power and dazzling virtuosity to Verizon Hall with Mozart’s buoyant Piano Concerto No. 17. A frequent guest with the Fabulous Philadelphians, the Chinese pianist regularly proves why the New York Times has called him “the hottest artist on the classical music planet.”
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