Donna L. Kendall Classical Series | A Shanbrom Family Concert
An all-star cast comes to the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall when the London Symphony Orchestra
makes its triumphant return to Orange County with world-renowned pianist Yuja Wang under the baton of eleven-time Grammy Award-winning conductor Michael Tilson Thomas.
Regarded as one of the most exciting concert pianists in the world, Yuja Wang
is renowned for her flying fingers, incredible accuracy, and charismatic stage presence. Yuja has amazed audiences from the Hollywood Bowl to Carnegie Hall and beyond with her controlled technique and authority over the most complex technical demands of performance repertoire.
Michael Tilson Thomas
serves as Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony and has been honored with the National Medal of Arts, the highest award given to artists by the United States government. This performance is part of his 70th birthday celebratory season.
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London Symphony Orchestra
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Yuja Wang, piano
BRITTEN: Four Sea Interludes
GERSHWIN: Piano Concerto in F
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5
Pre-concert conversation with Gareth Davies
and Michael Tilson Thomas
The London Symphony Orchestra gratefully acknowledges the support of City National Bank:
John Mangum, President and Artistic Director of the Philharmonic Society, discusses the upcoming presentation of the London Symphony Orchestra.
An excerpt of LSO performing Shostakovich: Symphony No 5, movement 1. Moderato
An excerpt of LSO performing Shostakovich: Symphony No 5, movement 4. Allegro non troppo
Click here to buy this recording of Shostakovich Symphony No. 5 for a reduced price.
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and LSO Live on iTunes.