• Wolf Trap: Shanghai Symphony Orchestra

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    Name: Wolf Trap: Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
    Date: August 14, 2019
    Time: 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:

    with Long Yu as conductor and Alisa Weilerstein on cello

    “China’s most venerable orchestra” (The New York Times) makes its Wolf Trap debut in a program led by Music Director Long Yu and featuring cellist and MacArthur Fellow Alisa Weilerstein. Over the past several centuries, the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra has emerged as a cultural leader whose musical impact can be felt across Asia and the rest of the world. Celebrate the orchestra’s 140th anniversary by attending this rare U.S. performance!

    REPERTOIRE

    • Qigang Chen: Wu Xing (The Five Elements)

    • Dvorak: Cello Concerto (Soloist: Alisa Weilerstein)

    • Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances


    PRE-PERFORMANCE ACTIVITIES
    Pre-Performance Discussion is offered on the Old Farmhouse Lawn. These discussions offer insight and interpretation of the evening's performance. They begin 1 hour before the scheduled show time and end with plenty of time to reach your seat before the show starts.


    MORE INFO
    Shanghai Symphony Orchestra

    Location:

    The Filene Center
    1551 Trap Rd.
    Vienna, VA 
    22182

    Contact Information:
    Wolf Trap
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