Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra: “Russian Festival: Joyce Yang Returns”
Time: Bus leaves at 10:30 AM
Location: Milwaukee Catholic Home
2462 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211
Presented By: Joyce Yang
$23.01 – $70.53
Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto was originally considered too difficult to be played; this dazzling show-stopper has since become a centerpiece of piano repertoire. Prokofiev’s Third Symphony deals in dark obsession. Stephan Asbury conducts, featuring Joyce Yang on piano. Receive MCH group ticket discount. Bus departs MCH at 10:30 AM.
About the Presenter
Pianist Joyce Yang will call upon her “impressive agility, balance and velocity” (Washington Post) for Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto — originally considered too difficult to be played, this dazzling show-stopper has become a centerpiece of piano repertoire. For Prokofiev’s devilish Third Symphony, the composer borrowed material from his own opera about a woman’s dark obsession with a “fiery angel.