Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 3:00 Avery Fisher Hall
Manfred Honeck, conductor Hilary Hahn, violin
Two-time Grammy Award–winning violinist Hilary Hahn appears with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in a program that includes a new work by American composer Steven Stucky, paired with Tchaikovsky’s beloved Fifth Symphony.
STUCKY: Silent Spring (New York premiere) PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5
Hilary Hahn performed J.S. Bach's Sarabande, from Partita No. 2 in D minor, as an encore. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Manfred Honeck performed Khachaturian's Galop, from the Maskarad suite.
Symphonic Masters is made possible by generous support from the Leon Levy Foundation. Symphonic Masters is made possible in part by endowment support from UBS.
PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 19, Scherzo