Curtis Symphony Orchestra

at Verizon Hall
January 28th, 2018
CORIGLIANO The Mannheim Rocket
BARTÓK Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade
 
“A masterful interpreter” (Baltimore Sun), British conductor Gilbert Varga brings his elegant, electric style to the lush melodic legends of Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade—and to the blazing colors and shocking storyline of Bartók’s Miraculous Mandarin Suite. John Corigliano’s Mannheim Rocket offers an explosive opening.
 
Gilbert Varga, conductor
Yue Bao, conducting fellow
 
Kimmel Center's Verizon Hall