From: Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra
603 E. Liberty St
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Friday, November 11, 2016 at 8:00 pm
Shostakovich Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique"
Featuring: Aaron Berofsky, violin
Experience the rich heritage of your favorite Russian composers. Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 combines everything you love: the melodic beauty, romantic harmonies, deep passion and beguiling dances. Concertmaster Aaron Berofsky dazzles with his virtuosity in Shostakovich's demanding Violin Concerto showcasing modern harmonies. Step into history to meet this icon of cultural importance. Ann Arbor's own Michael Daugherty's Strut tells the story of a youthful and optimistic Paul Robeson strutting down 125th Street in Harlem. Its musical themes and vibrant syncopations are woven into a lively rhythmic tapestry.