Symphony Season Finale
3:00 pm @ Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center
Dr. Jindong Cai, Conductor
From the New World
So popular, a recording of Dvorak’s “From the New World” flew with Neil Armstrong and the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Dvorak’s beloved work, written during the composer’s time in New York, is meant as a ‘musical postcard’ to the folks back home: Greetings from America.
- MUSSORGSKY/RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Night on Bald Mountain
- BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5 (“The Emperor”), Mvt. 1; Tiffany Ho, piano
- DVORAK Symphony No. 9 in E minor (“From the New World”)