All-Tchaikovsky with Alisa Weilerstein
Mar 24 - Mar 26, 2022
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All-Tchaikovsky with Alisa Weilerstein

Overview

Edo de Waart leads a Tchaikovsky celebration. The dynamic Alisa Weilerstein is the soloist in the Rococo Variations, Tchaikovsky’s graceful homage to the 18th century, and the Pezzo capriccioso, a mercurial, one-movement gem. Capriccio italien is a bustling portrait of Italian life, while selections from The Nutcracker highlight the composer’s gift for creating wondrous dance themes.

Schedule
Thursday, March 24, 2022
7:30 PM
Saturday, March 26, 2022
8:00 PM
Program
Tchaikovsky
Capriccio italien
Tchaikovsky
Rococo Variations
Tchaikovsky
Pezzo capriccioso
Tchaikovsky
Selections from The Nutcracker
Sponsors

The appearance of Alisa Weilerstein is made possible by the Grainger Fund for Excellence.


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