Season Finale: Zarathustra!

Season Finale: Zarathustra!

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Artists

Otto Tausk

Otto Tausk VSO Music Director

Nicholas Wright

Nicholas Wright Concertmaster

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Program

Schubert

Rosamunde: Overture

Michel van der Aa

akin for solo violin, solo cello and orchestra (North American première)

R. Strauss

Also sprach Zarathustra

Approx. 90 Minute Performance

1 Intermission

Schubert’s Rosamunde Overture was the very first piece performed by the VSO in January of 1919; the North American première of renowned Dutch composer Michel van der Aa’s akin is performed by VSO Concertmaster Nicholas Wright and cellist Pieter Wispelwey; and Also sprach Zarathustra, a grand orchestral showpiece that shines a light on the talents of the incredible musicians of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.

This concert is a part of the following series:

Friday & Saturday
8pm

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