SIBELIUS AND ELGAR
FACEBOOK LIVE WEBCASTTHURSDAY, APRIL 23 AT 7:00 PM ET
Conducted by Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Conducted by Leonard Slatkin and featuring cellist Wei Yu
Enjoy two archived DSO performances streamed on Facebook Live tomorrow at 7 PM ET! Jukka-Pekka Saraste conducts a colorful tone poem from fellow Finn Jean Sibelius: Pohjola’s Daughter, inspired by Scandinavian folklore. Then, DSO Principal Cello Wei Yu and Music Director Laureate Leonard Slatkin take on Elgar’s spellbinding Cello Concerto, one of the most famous pieces in the cello repertoire. Wei will even introduce the piece and chat with viewers in the comment section!
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