Pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet and the NSO Play MacMillan & Saint-Saëns
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The last date listed for National Symphony Orchestra Plays MacMillan & Saint-Saëns was Saturday June 22, 2013 / 8:00pm (Saint-Saëns).
Quotes & Highlights
Organ Postlude: The June 20 performance will be followed by a free mini recital by NSO Organist William Neil to further illustrate the qualities and characteristics of the orchestra’s new organ.
GRIEG Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46
MACMILLAN Piano Concerto No. 3, “The Mysteries of Light” (June 20)
SAINT-SAËNS Piano Concerto No. 5 in F major, Op. 103 “Egyptian” (June 21 and 22)
LUTOSLAWSKI Concerto for Orchestra
*Performance Timing: *Part One – 44 min.; Intermission – 15 min.; Part Two – 29 min.
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