Frank Almond Plays MendelssohnSep 14 - Sep 16, 2012
It’s an opening weekend celebration of Mendelssohn favorites! Concertmaster Frank Almond plays the popular Violin Concerto, and guest conductor Gilbert Varga leads the sunny “Italian” Symphony, “Fingal’s Cave” Overture and the exquisite Nocturne from A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Gilbert Varga, conductor
Frank Almond, violin
Mendelssohn The Hebrides Overture, Opus 26, "Fingal's Cave”
Mendelssohn Concerto in E minor for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 64
Mendelssohn Nocturne from Four Pieces from A Midsummer Night's Dream, Opus 61
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 in A major, Opus 90, "Italian”