Westchester Philharmonic Season Opener


Sunday, October 18, 2015
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm




Jaime Laredo, conducting
Sharon Robinson, cello

Theofanidis: Dreamtime Ancestors (*NY-area Premiere)
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4


To open our 33rd season and Jaime Laredo‘s second as Principal Conductor, we’ve invited Sharon Robinson, who with husband Laredo comprise two-thirds of the renowned Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio, for the towering Shostakovich. We also proudly premiere a new work by acclaimed composer Christopher Theofanidis, whose music has been described as “unabashedly joyful” (Boston Globe), “rapturous” (Houston Chronicle), and “lyrical, exotic soul-searching” (New York Times). Hector Berlioz once described the second movement Adagio of Beethoven’s Fourth as composed not by any human, but an angel.

Plus: Post-concert subscriber Kick-Off Party.

Event Location and Ticket Information

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The Performing Arts Center
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Sunday, October 18, 2015
Times: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ticket pricing:

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$97 - Center Orch/Grand Tier
$79 - Orchestra/Grand Tier
$49 - Orchestra/Grand Tier
$30 - Orchestra/Grand Tier

Presenter: Westchester Philharmonic
Presenter Phone: 914-682-3707
Presenter Website: http://www.westchesterphil.org/

Sponsor Message

The Eugene and Emily Grant Opening Concert
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