Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Julia Wolfe, Prokofiev and Berlioz — With Yuja Wang


What happens when a world-famous conductor meets a virtuoso pianist? Get a glimpse in this evening with maestro Michael Tilson Thomas, superstar pianist Yuja Wang, and the New World Symphony.

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Program:

  • Julia Wolfe, Fountain of Youth
  • Sergei Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No. 5 in G Major, Op. 55
    • 1. Allegro con brio
    • 2. Moderato ben accentuato
    • 3. Toccata: Allegro con fuoco
    • 4. Larghetto
    • 5. Vivo
  • Michael Tilson Thomas, You Come Here Often?
  • Hector Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique: An Episode in the Life of an Artist, in Five Parts, Op. 14
    • 1. Visions and Passions
    • 2. A Ball
    • 3. A Scene in the Country
    • 4. March to the Scaffold
    • 5. Dream of a Witches' Sabbath
  • Richard Wagner, Lohengrin, WWV 75

  • 15 Laman Street
  • 12 May 2020 to 31 August 2020