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König Conducts Saint-Saëns

Event

Date:
October 7
Time:
7:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Location:
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
Address:
26 Gibbs Street
Rochester, NY 14604 United States
Phone:
(585) 454-2100

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König Conducts Saint-Saëns

October 7 & 9

Thursday

October 7, 2021

7:30pm

Saturday

October 9, 2021

8:00pm

DATE October 7 & 9
LOCATION Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre

Pre-concert talk will start 1 hour before the show.

Christoph König, conductor
Chee-Yun, violin

SAINT-SAËNS ”Bacchanale” from Samson and Delilah
LALO  Symphonie espagnole
SAINT-SAËNS  Symphony No. 3, “Organ”

Christoph König returns to conduct Camille Saint-Saëns’s “Bacchanale” from Samson and Delilah. Édouard Lalo’s Symphonie espagnole is considered a violin concerto by musicians and, indeed, inspired Tchaikovsky to write his own Violin Concerto. Chee-Yun returns to Kodak Hall with this charming and mischievous piece. Saint-Saëns’s energetic and powerful Third Symphony, composed in 1886 and popularly known as “the Organ Symphony,” shows Saint-Saëns at the peak of his career.

Additional Dates

König Conducts Saint-Saëns October 9 8:00 pm