Mendelssohn Italian Symphony


Friday, November 2 | 7:30 p.m.      BUY TICKETS

Saturday, November 3 | 7:30 p.m.  BUY TICKETS

Knight Theater

Student rate: $15 seats for FRIDAY, beginning 2 hours prior to concert with student ID at the Knight Theater box office. Subject to availability.

Direct from Rome, renowned conductor Roberto Abbado leads us in a lively program, a nod to his native Italy. Anchored by Mendelssohn's most popular symphony, his Italian, the program also features the bright Berlioz Roman Carnival Overture and a piece from Italian composer Luciano Berio. Guest violinist Sergej Krylov, rounds out the experience.

Roberto Abbado, conductor
Sergej Krylov, violin

BERLIOZ Roman Carnival Overture
BERIO Return of Madrid
PAGANINI Violin Concerto No. 1
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4 "Italian"

Come early and learn about the evening's program from Kellen Gray. Pre-concert talk begins at 6:30 in the Wells Fargo Pre-Function Space.