Masterworks 2: Tchaikovsky’s Fifth


Sunday, November 18, 2018 3:30PM
MLK Jr. Performing Arts Center

Masterworks 2: Tchaikovsky’s Fifth





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Masterworks 2: Tchaikovsky’s Fifth


Performed in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Performing Arts Center at Charlottesville High School

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
The Symphony is pleased to offer online recordings of Professor Will’s Saturday lectures free of charge. All Sunday ticket holders will receive an email at 6am on Sunday, November 18 with a link to the lecture recording.

Parking
On Sunday afternoon, there is ample free parking located just a short walk away from the auditorium.

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