Our season opens with a bang! The collapse of the Russian Empire inspired Dmitri Shostakovich to write his Symphony No.12, titled The Year 1917. Miguel del Aguila’s Giant Guitar is a musical representation of revolutions in South America. Erin Aldridge brings to life one of the most revolutionary and groundbreaking concerti ever written: Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto.
Aguila: The Giant Guitar
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No.12
Soloist – Erin Aldridge, violin