When: Sat., Feb. 9, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sun., Feb. 10, 3-5 p.m. and Mon., Feb. 11, 7:30-9:30 p.m. 2019
Sarah Ioannides, conductor Sara Davis Buechner, piano FANNY MENDELSSOHN-HENSEL: Overture in C major CLARA SCHUMANN: Piano Concerto in A minor ROBERT SCHUMANN: Overture to Manfred FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 3, Scottish Clara Schumann’s Piano Concerto explodes with the passion, frustration and longing of her secret engagement to her future husband under soloist Sara Davis Buechner’s flashing fingers. Robert Schumann’s poetic Manfred Overture, inspired by Byron’s tragic hero, weaves ardor with despair. Felix Mendelssohn’s Scottish Symphony is a love letter to the British Isles.