Edo de Waart Conducts COPLAND and DVOŘÁK
Edo de Waart, conductor
Simone Lamsma, violin
Aaron COPLAND: Suite from Appalachian Spring (full orchestra version)
Erich Wolfgang KORNGOLD: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35
Antonín DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88
Principal Guest Conductor Edo de Waart leads the Orchestra in a richly varied program beginning with Aaron Copland’s legendary portrait of rural America, Appalachian Spring. The exquisitely talented Dutch violinist Simone Lamsma plays Erich Korngold’s Hollywood-inspired Violin Concerto and, to finish, Antonín Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8 sends us out filled with optimism and a love of the countryside and the natural world.