Brahms & England

OCTOBER 6 & 7, 2018
Saturday at 8 PM
Sunday at 2 PM

Concerto competition winner Zhen Liu joins the orchestra for Brahms’ formidable violin concerto. Plus, two favorites from British composers.

Program

Joseph Joachim Hamlet Overture

Brahms Violin Concerto

Elgar Symphony No. 1

Program Detail

Brief remarks by TŌN clarinetist Micah Candiotti-Pacheco

Joseph Joachim Hamlet Overture
Soaring and dramatic
16 min

Brief remarks by TŌN violinist Jiayu Sun

Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto
A nuanced musical drama; gentle, turbulent, and ebullient
Zhen Liu, violin
39 min

Intermission
20 min

Brief remarks by TŌN trombonist Matt Walley

Edward Elgar Symphony No. 1
Glorious, majestic, and powerful
52 min

All timings are approximate.

Sample the Music

Brahms Violin Concerto

Photo by Matt Dine

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