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Classix Series: Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto

January 18, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

January 19, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts

100 S Virginia St.
Reno,NV89501United States
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Featuring Esther Yoo, violin

On the Program:
KIRKLAND: Something for the Dark
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto in D major, op. 35
NIELSEN: Symphony No. 4 “The Inextinguishable”

Sarah Kirkland Snider’s Something for the Dark, inspired by a poem by Philip Levine, is an evocative journey about hope, endurance and renewal. Recently named one of Classic FM’s Top Artists under 30, violinist Esther Yoo joins the Reno Phil for Tchaikovsky’s beloved Violin Concerto, a thrilling display of virtuosity and melodic beauty. Nielsen’s Symphony No. 4 was written during the backdrop of WWI, depicting the war with a dramatic duel between two timpanists. The symphony conveys the idea of an “inextinguishable” life force as an energy that withstands suffering and persists through adversity.

 

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS CONCERT SPONSORS

Guest artist Esther Yoo is generously sponsored by Sandy Raffealli / Bill Pearce Motors

Nielsen’s Symphony No. 4 “The Inextinguishable” is generously sponsored by John McCall

A MINUTE WITH THE MAESTRO

GUEST SOLOIST

Esther Yoo 

Esther Yoo, the first ever Artist-in-Residence with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (2018) is acclaimed for her “dark, aristocratic tone” (Gramophone Magazine) and “balanced grace” (The Herald). Recently listed as one of Classic FM’s Top 30 Artists under 30, Yoo first came to international attention in 2010 when she became the youngest prizewinner of the 10th International Sibelius Violin Competition at aged 16. In 2012 she was one of the youngest ever prizewinners of the Queen Elisabeth Competition, and from 2014 to 2016 she was a BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist. MORE

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Date:
January 18, 2020
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts
100 S Virginia St.
Reno,NV89501United States
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Reno Philharmonic
Phone:
(775) 323-6393
Website:
https://www.renophil.com

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