Edward Zhang, piano
Györgi Ligeti – Concert Românesc: Allegro vivace
Leoš Janáček– Suite for Strings
Reena Esmail – Teen Murti
Frederic Chopin – Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11
Intensely personal works of Ligeti and Janácek celebrate Romanian and Czech folk music alongside Reena Esmail’s Teen Murti, which merges three Indian ragas with contemporary classical sounds. Chopin Foundation Gold Medal winner Edward Zhang debuts with SMCO performing Chopin’s E minor concerto, part of Chopin’s musical farewell to his Polish home.
Tickets: $25 ($20 senior, $15 student)