BPO Beethovenfest continues with four more works by the master composer. The Triple Concerto spotlights our new concertmaster Nikki Chooi, principal cellist Roman Mekinulov, and pianist Eric Huebner, University at Buffalo Professor and principal pianist of the New York Philharmonic. Beethoven’s Romance No. 2 for Violin and Orchestra features concertmaster Nikki Chooi as soloist. The energetic Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus will charm you. The fest concludes with the fervor and triumph of Symphony No. 7. JoAnn Falletta returns to the podium in this celebration.
Come one hour prior to these concerts to hear from the artists in “Musically Speaking.”
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Nikki Chooi, violin
Roman Mekinulov, cello
Eric Huebner, piano