Karina Canellakis, conductor
Efe Baltacıgil, cello
Dvořák – The Wild Dove
Haydn – Cello Concerto in D major
Prokofiev – Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 2
Shakespeare’s tragedy of young love and family honor, rendered in the universal language of dance, inspired Prokofiev’s most impassioned and romantic music. Seattle Symphony’s Principal Cello Efe Baltacıgil takes on Haydn’s enriching Cello Concerto.
Bring a young person! The Seattle Symphony invites up to two people ages 8–18 to attend this show FREE with the purchase of an accompanying adult ticket. Family Connections passes become available three weeks prior to the concert date, and are available by phone and in-person at the Seattle Symphony Ticket Office. Click here for more information about Family Connections tickets.