Grand Rapids Symphony Rising Stars Series: Mozart and Mendelssohn. Experience the amazing maturity and virtuosity of Kuok-Wai Lio performing Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No. 1. Our Rising Star Series is an intimate concert hall and talk from the stage with a focus on emerging talent. Whether an up-and-coming soloist or composer, our own symphony musicians, or works of great composers written during the early years of their careers, this series will give you the opportunity to discover these rising stars first, and become their biggest fans! Donato Cabrera, Guest Conductor. For ticket information, call (616) 454-9451 ext 4.