Inna Faliks performs Beethoven's First Piano Concerto on Opening Night, August 7
Anna Burden plays the Schumann Cello Concerto August 9
Kathy Pyeatt performs Bernstein and Copland on August 11
Alastair Willis is guest conductor on August 21
Andrew Altenbach is guest conductor on August 14
Tessa Lark performs the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto on August 16
Andrew Armstrong performs Mozart's Piano Concerto #25 on August 18
Maya Anjali Buchanan performs Korngold's Violin Concerto on August 21
Riana Anthony performs Kabalevsky's Cello Concerto on August 23
Spencer Myer plays Liszt's Piano Concerto #2 on August 25
PMF Music Director Victor Yampolsky

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - Thorns of Love: Paris to Munich

Anna Burden, cello

Victor Yampolsky, conductor

Berlioz: Love Scene and Scherzo from Romeo and Juliet *

Schumann: Cello Concerto, Op. 129, a minor

Wagner: Prelude to Act One of Lohengrin * +

R. Strauss: Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24 *

The Berlioz, Wagner, and Strauss pieces are receiving their first PMF performances. The Schumann Cello Concerto was first performed at the PMF in 1989 by Wendy Warner and Victor Yampolsky conducting and most recently in 2010 with Robert DeMaine and Victor Yampolsky. Anna Burden has previously performed as soloist at the PMF in the Elgar Cello Concerto in 2015 and the Prokofiev Sinfonia Concertante in 2012. 

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Chris Wild, emerging conductor +

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August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211


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