Gustavo Dudamel Conductor
Sergio Tiempo Piano
Benzecry (world premiere—Philadelphia Orchestra commission)
Ginastera Piano Concerto No. 1
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
Hailed as “fresh, insightful, and exciting” (The New York Times), Gustavo Dudamel electrifies audiences around the globe with his passionate approach to everything he conducts. Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony is a perfect showcase for his highly anticipated Philadelphia Orchestra debut. The piece stands as a stirring victory of human creativity in the face of oppression.