Andrew Constantine, conductor
Violetta Todorova, violin
Janáček — The Fiddler’s Child
Borodin — Prince Igor: Overture
Borodin — Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Grieg — Peer Gynt: Suite No. 1, Op. 46
Grieg — Peer Gynt: Suite No. 2, Op. 55
Enjoy enduringly popular melodies like In the Hall of the Mountain King and Borodin’s famous theme, incorporated into the 1953 Broadway musical Kismet as Stranger in Paradise.
Preview the Peer Gynt Suite
This free, pre-concert talk 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, Musically Speaking is held in The Gallery of the Grand Wayne Center.
For Masterworks concerts at Auer Performance Hall, Musically Speaking is held in the Instrumental Rehearsal Room 120.
Musically Speaking is presented at 6:30 P.M., one-hour before every Masterworks concert.
Musically Speaking is sponsored by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic Friends.