Absorb the hauntingly beautiful poetic qualities of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4—which Leonard Bernstein called “one of the most sublime moments in the history of music.” Contrast that with Sibelius’ energetic and triumphant symphony—and its memorable brass fanfares.

Tianyi Lu, guest conductor
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano
Pacific Symphony

Elfrida Andrée: Andante quasi recitativo for Strings
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4
Sibelius: Symphony No. 7

Preview Talk at 7 p.m. with host Alan Chapman