Masterworks 2: Tchaikovsky’s Fifth

Saturday, November 17, 2018 8:00PM
Old Cabell Hall

Masterworks 2: Tchaikovsky’s Fifth
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Performed at Old Cabell Hall, on Grounds at U.Va.

Part of the 2018-2019 Charlottesville Symphony at the University of Virginia season

Tchaikovsky’s Fifth

Damon Gupton, Guest Conductor
Daniel Sender, Violin

ROSSINI Overture to Semiramide (1823)
BARBER Violin Concerto, Op. 14 (1939)
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64 (1888)

Guest Conductor Damon Gupton takes the podium for Tchaikovsky’s epic Fifth Symphony, which depicts a journey from darkness to triumphant light. It’s full of passion, drama and some of Tchaikovsky’s greatest tunes. Concertmaster Daniel Sender is the soloist for Samuel Barber’s deeply lyrical Violin Concerto, and the concert opens with Rossini’s jubilant Overture to Semiramide.

Pre-Concert Lecture
Join UVA Associate Professor of Music Richard Will for a Pre-Concert Lecture on Saturday, November 17 at 7:15pm in the Minor Hall Auditorium.

For the Saturday night concert, free parking is available in the Central Grounds Parking Garage.

2018-19 Season subscriptions are on sale now through the Charlottesville Symphony website