Hidden from small

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, 2012

8:00 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.


Richard Harlow, Cellist, The Philadelphia Orchestra

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