Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 4 pm
Susan Merdinger, Piano
Wedding March, Op. 21
Piano Concerto No. 2 in B Flat, Op. 82
Four Dances from Raymonda
Suite from Ruses d’Amour
Cortege Solenelle, Op. 89 No. 2
The program opens with the splendor of Glazunov’s Wedding March, Op. 21 followed by the majestic sweep of Brahms’s Piano Concerto No. 2, a monumental, 4-movement “Symphony for Piano and Orchestra.” After intermission enjoy the Glazunov works of Four Dances from Raymonda, Suite from Ruses d’Amour and Cortege Solenelle, Op. 89 No. 2.
This performance marks the first appearance of renowned pianist Susan Merdinger with the NSO.