The Rite of Springwith Rachmaninov's Third Piano Concerto
New Orleans | Orpheum Theater
The final program of the 2018-2019 season begins with Mussorgsky’s Prelude to Kovanschina. Next, pianist Joyce Yang brings her dazzling finger-work and musicality to one of the most challenging piano concertos in the standard repertoire, Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 3. Finally, we reach Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring. This revolutionary 20th century piece brings our season full of masterworks to an end.
|Carlos Miguel Prieto||Conductor||Learn More|
|Modest Mussorgsky||Prelude to Khovanschina||Listen with Spotify|
|Sergei Rachmaninov||Piano Concerto No. 3||Listen with Spotify|
|Igor Stravinsky||The Rite of Spring||Listen with Spotify|
Program duration is approximately 2 hours including a 20-minute intermission.
There will be a pre-concert talk one hour prior to the performance.