ASU Symphony Orchestra presents "Shostakovich and Strings"
$12 / any student with valid ID gets one free ticket
- Date: 01/29/2019 7:30 PM
- Location: Tempe Center for the Arts
700 W. Rio Salado Parkway
Tempe, Arizona 85281
ASU Symphony Orchestra
Jeffery Meyer, Conductor
Yuhui Li, Piano, 2018 Concerto Competition Winner
The ASU Symphony Orchestra presents a dramatic program of Eastern European works influenced by events of World War II. Core repertoire works by Shostakovich and Bartok are performed in dialogue with the avant-garde Threnody and the masterpiece of neoclassicism Concerto for String Orchestra by pioneering female composer Grażyna Bacewicz.
Bacewicz: Concerto for String Orchestra
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2
Yuhui Li, Piano, 2018 ASU Concerto Competition Winner
Penderecki: Threnody to The Victims of Hiroshima