Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra - Suite Sounds
Ruby Diamond Concert Hall - Westcott Building - FSU Campus - Tallahassee, FL
Guest Artist - Alexander Schimpf, Piano
Mozart - Overture to Le nozze di Figaro
Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23
Mahler - "Adagietto" from Symphony No. 5
Strauss - Der Rosenkavalier Suite
Our January concert features Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier Suite, music drawn from his dramatic opera about love, passion and duplicity. “Sweet sounds” are also found in Tchaikovsky’s virtuosic and romantic first piano concerto, performed by Alexander Schimpf, winner of the 2011 Cleveland International Piano Competition. These works will flank the stunning and profound fourth movement from Mahler’s Symphony No. 5, a love song to his wife Alma.
Suite Sounds is generously sponsored by Legacy Toyota.