HELZBERG HALL | KAUFFMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
MICHAEL STERN MUSIC DIRECTOR
VADIM GLUZMAN VIOLIN
ADAM SCHOENBERG Finding Rothko
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto
MUSSORGSKY/RAVEL Pictures at an Exhibition
Our “Symphonic Pictures” season theme is celebrated with the most famous such work in the repertoire, Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition orchestrated by Maurice Ravel. Vadim Gluzman makes his KCS subscription debut in Tchaikovsky’s dazzling Violin Concerto. A contemporary “pictures” work, Adam Schoenberg’s Finding Rothko, starts the season with a flourish.
Join Music Director Michael Stern and musicians of the Kansas City Symphony in Brandmeyer Great Hall after the performance with champagne for the opening of our 2012-2013 Season.
|Adam’s Schoenberg’s “Symphonic Pictures” was commissioned by the Kansas City Symphony and|
Music Director Michael Stern with a grant from the Miller Nichols Charitable Foundation