Andrew Constantine, conductor
Robert deMaine, cello
Butterworth — The Banks of Green Willow
Barber — Cello concerto, Op. 22
Vaughan Williams — Symphony No. 5 in D major
Robert deMaine performs Barber's Cello Concerto, a work of musical fireworks and aching lyricism. The concert concludes with Vaughan Williams’ most popular symphony, a pastoral romance that sings with emotional strength and spirituality.
This free pre-concert talk, sponsored by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic Friends, is designed to provide audience members insight into the evening's concert program and featured guest artists. Musically Speaking is hosted by Fort Wayne Philharmonic conducting staff, musicians, and guest artists.
For Masterworks concerts at the Embassy Theatre: The Gallery of the Grand Wayne Center.
For Masterworks concerts at Auer Performance Hall: Instrumental Rehearsal Room 120.
6:30 p.m. (one hour before every Masterworks concert)