The Levitt Family Foundation in Memory of Richard S. Levitt
TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo & Juliet (Overture Fantasy)
TCHAIKOVSKY Serenade for Strings
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto
TCHAIKOVSKY Polonaise & Waltz from Eugene Onegin
Des Moines Civic Center (221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA)
Celebrate the Symphony’s Season Debut with a thrilling all-Tchaikovsky program! You’ll hear the sweeping Romeo & Juliet and the rich, masterful Seranade for Strings along with the splendor and dash of the Polonaise & Waltz – but first, Grammy award-winner and Musical America’s “Instrumentalist of the Year” Gil Shaham will take your breath away with his bravura performance of Tchaikovsky’s romantic Violin Concerto. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime chance to hear “one of today’s preeminent violinists” (New York Times) with the Des Moines Symphony!