Opening Weekend // September 2015
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, op. 35 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky was born on May 7, 1840 in Votinsk, Russia and died on November 6, 1893 in Saint Petersburg. He remains one of the most popular composers of…
All Mozart // October 2015
This program by the Winston-Salem Symphony presents three different instrumental compositions that range chronologically from 1772 to 1786, and geographically from Salzburg to Prague. The Divertimento in D Major, K. 131 represents the kind of light party fare that was popular in aristocratic homes of wealthy citizens and patrons of Mozart’s native Salzburg.