Philharmonic Masterworks Series: The Leningrad Symphony
- Venue: Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre
- Dates: April 28, 2018
- Address: 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN 46802
- Times: 7:30 PM
- Admission: Tickets start at $29
- Phone: 260-481-0777
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Andrew Constantine, conductor
Alexander Toradze, piano
Andrew Lott, trumpet
Shostakovich — Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 35, C minor
Shostakovich — Symphony No. 7, Op. 60, C major (Leningrad)
Dedicated to the city of Leningrad and the millions of Soviet citizens who lost their lives in World War II, Shostakovich’s 7th Symphony is a symbol of resistance to totalitarianism and the spiritual unity of people of good will. Legendary pianist Alexander Toradze, an artist of "unconventional intelligence, range and creativity," will join principal trumpet Andrew Lott in Shostakovich's brilliant concerto.
Single tickets for this concert will be available starting August 7, but subscriptions for the Yergens Rogers Foundation Masterworks Series and all other 2017-2018 Series are on sale now. Purchase a package and get access to the best seats at the best prices.