Season Finale: Zarathustra!

Season Finale: Zarathustra!





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.

Arrive early at 7:00pm for a pre-concert talk with musician, conductor, speaker and music educator Nicolas Krusek.

Otto Tausk

Otto Tausk VSO Music Director

Nicholas Wright

Nicholas Wright Concertmaster