After an artist friend’s unexpected passing, Mussorgsky paid homage by composing a suite of musical paintings inspired by his friend’s sketches.
Music Director Ken-David Masur conducts Gorchakov’s orchestral arrangement of this colorful gallery — listen for the familiar, brassy “Promenade” throughout. Sergei Babayan, a pianist of “consummate technique and insight” (New York Times) performs Prokofiev’s passionate Third Piano Concerto.
Shostakovich Festive Overture
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3
Schnittke (K)ein Sommernachstraum
Mussorgsky (arr. Gorchakov) Pictures at an Exhibition
Start: Jan. 17, 2020
End: Jan. 18, 2020
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