Mozart and Mendelssohn

Classical
Sat, Mar 28, 2020 8:00 PM
Meyerhoff
Sun, Mar 29, 2020 3:00 PM
Strathmore

Marin Alsop, conductor 
David Fray, piano

ANNA CLYNE BSO Commission (World Premiere)
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 9, “Jeunehomme”
FANNY MENDELSSOHN-HENSEL Overture in C Major
FELIX MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4, “Italian”

A work newly commissioned by the BSO from the dynamic young British composer Anna Clyne is juxtaposed with Fanny Mendelssohn’s Overture in C Major. We also hear Fanny’s famous brother’s “Italian” Symphony, with its most joyous of all opening themes. French pianist David Fray performs Mozart’s youthful masterpiece of the classical style, the Piano Concerto No. 9.

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