Mendelssohn Overture in C Major
Saint-Saëns Symphony in A Minor, Op.55
Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op.33
Kodály Dances of Galánta
Mélisse Brunet and Amit Peled, cellist will make their Cleveland debut with CityMusic Cleveland in a wonderful program called “Hidden Gems”
Guest Conductor Mélisse Brunet leads a concert of little-known works by well-known composers: Felix Mendelssohn’s Overture in C major, written when he was seventeen; Camille Saint-Saëns’ Symphony in A minor, composed soon after his graduation from the Paris Conservatoire, as well as his formally adventurous Cello Concerto No. 1, with Israeli-American soloist Amit Peled; and Zoltán Kodály’s rousing Dances of Galanta, based on the Gypsy music of his Hungarian homeland.
Wed, May 15 – 7:30 PM*
Thu, May 16 – 7:30 PM*
Fri, May 17 – 7:30 PM
Sat, May 18 – 8:00 PM
Sun, May 19 – 4:30 PM*
* Ample parking
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