Overview

XIAN ZHANG conductor

DANIIL TRIFONOV piano

TCHAIKOVSKY Capriccio italien

MASON BATES Piano Concerto

TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture

TCHAIKOVSKY Suite from Swan Lake

Artist-in-Residence Daniil Trifonov—“the most astounding pianist of our age” (The Times)—returns for his second week this season with a brand new concerto written for him by a musical polymath—DJ and composer Mason Bates. Xian Zhang specializes in Tchaikovsky’s singing line, digging deep into the sorrow and joy that makes her favorite Russian composer’s music utterly unique. 

Daniil Trifonov as Artist-in-Residence is made possible by Judy and Stewart Colton.

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