Presented by Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Performance Saturday, March 18, 2017 | 7 PM

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
American cellist and MacArthur Fellowship recipient Alisa Weilerstein performs Schumann’s enigmatic Cello Concerto, a product of a brilliant composer on the brink of insanity. The early works of great composers are featured with Mendelssohn’s refreshing Nocturno for Winds, Webern’s aphoristic Five Movements for Strings, and Schubert’s elegant symphonic salute to the powerful influences of Rossini, Haydn and Mozart.

Performers

  • Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
  • Alisa Weilerstein, Cello

Program

  • MENDELSSOHN A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 6, "Nocturne"
  • SCHUMANN Cello Concerto
  • WEBERN Five Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 10
  • SCHUBERT Symphony No. 6

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