Atlanta Symphony Orchestra at Atlanta Symphony Hall

Posted by Bandsintown on August 11, 2021


Atlanta Symphony Hall
1280 Peachtree St. NE
Atlanta, GA


Sat, May 14, 2022
8:00 pm

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Shostakovich wrote his Cello Concerto No. 1 for his close friend Mstislav Rostropovich, the famous virtuoso and Soviet dissident. In the hands of ASO Principal Cello Rainer Eudeikis, audiences will be able to hear the brilliance of both composer and muse all the way to the fiery conclusion. With a nod to William Shakespeare, Alexander Soddy conducts Anna Clynes Sound and Fury, a recent work inspired by Haydn. Also on the program, Elgars much loved Enigma Variations, a set of musical portraits to the people in the composers life.

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