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Mendelssohn Scottish Symphony - North Carolina Symphony Classical Series

March 10, 2018
Meymandi Concert Hall

North Carolina Symphony
Elim Chan, conductor
Alessio Bax, piano

Missy Mazzoli: River Rouge Transfiguration
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5 “Egyptian”
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 “Scottish”

A world tour in an evening: Mendelssohn’s “Scottish” Symphony was inspired by castle ruins in Scotland; Missy Mazzoli transforms the industrial riverfront of Detroit. Alessio Bax returns to the Symphony to perform the exotic “Egyptian” Piano Concerto, which Saint-Saëns wrote among the ancient temples.


March 10 - 8:00 PM


Show playing at Meymandi Concert Hall - March 10, 2018