Pictures at an Exhibitionwith Beethoven's Second Piano Concerto
New Orleans | Orpheum Theater • Covington | First Baptist Church
We are celebrating New Orleans’ Tricentennial with new music! A New Orleans Concerto – for Orchestra by Weigel specially commissioned for the Tricentennial opens the program. Next, world-renowned pianist Anne-Marie McDermott returns to New Orleans, bringing her artful touch to Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2. Rounding out the concert is Modest Mussorgsky’s famous Pictures at an Exhibition, arranged for orchestra by Maurice Ravel.
|Carlos Miguel Prieto||Conductor||Learn More|
|Anne-Marie McDermott||Piano||Learn More|
|Jay Weigel||A New Orleans Concerto - for Orchestra|
|Ludwig van Beethoven||Piano Concerto No. 2|
|Modest Mussorgsky||Pictures at an Exhibition|
Program duration is approximately 2 hours including a 20-minute intermission.
There will be a pre-concert talk one hour prior to the performance.