The Philadelphia Orchestra: Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev

Date/Time

Apr 12, 2013 to Apr 13, 2013

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

The premiere of Prokofiev’s Fifth Symphony was the pinnacle of his career. Composed in the final days of World War II, this wildly successful work is marked by the optimism of impending victory. While Prokofiev’s Symphony is firmly rooted in a Russian style, Tchaikovsky’s Souvenir de Florence is inspired by his infatuation with the sights and sounds of Italy. This work, originally scored for string sextet, will be performed in an expanded version for the full strings of The Philadelphia Orchestra.

Cost

$26+

Location

View map The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
300 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Sponsor

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Phone

215.893.1900

Contact name

Vincent Geels

Contact email

vgeels@philorch.org

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

Edit ModuleShow TagsEdit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags

Business Listings

Edit Module
Edit Module