February 9, 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Shaftman Performance Hall, Jefferson Center
David Stewart Wiley, conductor
Akemi Takayama, violin
Rebecca Young, viola
W.A. MOZART Symphony No. 1 in E-flat major, K. 16
GEORGE WALKER Lyric for Strings (In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr)
VAUGHN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
W.A. MOZART Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra in E-flat Major, K.364
Relish in a joyous celebration of anticipated spring. Concertmaster Akemi Takayama and New York Philharmonic’s Rebecca Young perform one of Mozart’s most beloved works. The music blossoms as the violin bursts forth in the Symphony No. 1 along with George Walker’s Lyric for Strings and Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis.
The festivities continue Saturday night at the After Party at Hotel Roanoke. Enjoy the signature cocktails, music, and a tapas menu with all your symphony friends, Maestro Wiley, and the Orchestra.