Approx. 90 Minute Performance
- Michel van der Aa
akin for solo violin, solo cello and orchestra (North American première)
- R. Strauss
Also sprach Zarathustra
Arrive early at 7:00pm for a pre-concert talk with musician, conductor, speaker and music educator Nicolas Krusek.
As the VSO’s 100th anniversary season draws to a close, Maestro Otto Tausk celebrates the VSO centenary in a concert that looks to the past, present, and future.
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.