Experience pianist Conrad Tao’s phenomenal artistry in Mozart’s eloquent Piano Concerto No. 24. Not yet 30, the Detroit Free Press proclaims Tao “owns a place among the world’s virtuosos.” Guest conductor Michal Nesterowicz leads music of his countryman, the late Polish film and concert composer, Wojciech Kilar. The evening ends with Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3 “Scottish”, inspired by a trip to Edinburgh and the chapel ruins of Mary, Queen of Scots.
Michal Nesterowicz, conductor
Conrad Tao, piano
MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 24, K. 491
MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 3, “Scottish”
Preview Talk at 7 p.m. with host Alan Chapman