Thursday, August 10, 2017 - Dvorak and his Time II
Suppe: Poet and Peasant Overture +
Dvorak: Violin Concerto, Op. 53 in a minor
Dvorak: Symphony No. 7, Op. 70 in d minor
Suppe's Poet and Peasant Overture has been performed once previously at PMF in 1990 conducted by Victor Yampolsky. The first performance of Dvorak's Violin Concerto was in 1961 with Charles Treger, violin and Thor Johnson conducting. The most recent performance was in 2004 with James Ehnes and Victor Yampolsky. Dvorak's Seventh Symphony was first performed in 1992 and most recently in 2007, both conducted by Victor Yampolsky.
Anna Lee's first, and most recent, performances at PMF were in two programs in 2015 when she performed Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto and Saint-Saens' Third Violin Concerto.
Program Notes for this concert