Scheherazadewith BBC Young Musician of the Year Sheku Kanneh-Mason
New Orleans | Orpheum Theater • Covington | First Baptist Church
Featured in the Royal Wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, BBC Young Musician of the Year, Sheku Kanneh-Mason brings his talents to Louisiana for the first time. Hailed as “technically superb and eloquent in his expressivity”, Kanneh-Mason’s artistry will be on display as he performs Elgar’s Cello Concerto in E minor, a cornerstone of the cello repertoire. Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade is a dazzling grand finale full of excitement and colorful orchestration.
|Carlos Miguel Prieto||Conductor||Learn More|
|Edward Elgar||Cello Concerto in E minor|
Program duration is approximately 2 hours including a 20-minute intermission.
There will be a pre-concert talk one hour prior to the performance.