CSO – May 5

May 5
Zhang & Trpčeski

Xian Zhang leads the CSO in Prokofiev’s Sixth Symphony and Nokuthula Ngwenyama’s Primal Message. In between, Simon Trpčeski joins her in Grieg’s Piano Concerto. Opening the program, Sir Georg Solti leads the CSO in Brahms’s Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, Op. 56a from 1997 London recording.

Conductor

Xian Zhang

Soloist

Simon Trpčeski, piano*

Nokuthula Ngwenyama

Primal Message

Edvard Grieg

Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16*

Sergei Prokofiev

Symphony No. 6 in E-flat Minor, Op. 111