What’s Interesting About This Concert
- World Premiere: The music of Young American Composer-in-Residence Viet Cuong (2020-2023) has been acclaimed as “wildly alluring” and “inventive” by the New York Times.
- Bay Area native Nathan Chan’s musical career began when he debuted as a conductor with the San Jose Chamber Orchestra at the age of three. He performs Edward Elgar’s soaring and iconic Cello Concerto.
- Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony is his most often performed and beloved symphony. A musical theme representing fate threads through the entire piece, transforming from dark and menacing in the first movement to joyous and triumphant by the fourth and final movement.
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