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National Symphony Orchestra: Xian Zhang, conductor / Gil Shaham, violin, plays Prokofiev

National Symphony Orchestra: Xian Zhang, conductor / Gil Shaham, violin, plays Prokofiev

Thursday, November 4, 2010 - Sunday, November 7, 2010

National Symphony Orchestra

Gil Shaham, whom the New York Times calls "a highly physical player," is the soloist in Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 2 conducted by Xian Zhang. Also on the program are works by Debussy, Stravinsky, and Bartók.

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