Performance Timing: Part One - 33 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 35 min.
NOTE: The evening continues with an elegant dinner and dancing under a pavilion on the Kennedy Center's South Plaza. For more information, call (202) 416-8102 or visit nationalsymphony.org/nsoball.
Program and Notes
- Ludwig van Beethoven
- Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus
- Felix Mendelssohn
- Concerto in E minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 64
- Pablo de Sarasate
- Carmen Fantasy, Op. 25
- Richard Strauss
- Suite from Der Rosenkavalier
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David and Alice Rubenstein are the Presenting Underwriters of the NSO.
The NSO Music Director Chair is generously endowed by Roger and Vicki Sant.
The National Symphony Orchestra Season Opening Ball performance is funded in part by the
Dallas Morse Coors Foundation for the Performing Arts.
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