Overview

JADER BIGNAMINI conductor

CONRAD TAO piano

CONRAD TAO Spoonfuls for Piano and Orchestra (East Coast Premiere)

SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 9

TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1

Since Conrad Tao’s NJSO appearance four seasons ago, his career has exploded: he’s written music for the New York Philharmonic, performed all over the world and earned a huge spread in The New York Times. He plays his own playful Spoonfuls and Tchaikovsky’s big-shouldered First, with Shostakovich’s lighthearted Ninth between.

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