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Jean-Yves Thibaudet

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National Symphony Orchestra: Bernstein's "The Age of Anxiety" / Ravel's Bolero

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Saturday, January 13, 2018

Leonard Bernstein at 100 Select dates for the concerts below feature ForeWords and/or AfterWords discussions! National Symphony Orchestra

Yutaka Sado leads a tribute of works composed or conducted by Bernstein, with whom Sado studied conducting. The program includes Rossini's Overture to The Thieving Magpie, Bernstein's "The Age of Anxiety" featuring pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Tchaikovsky's Francesca da Rimini, and Ravel's Boléro.

Price

$15 - $89

Run Time

Approx. 1-3/4 hours

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Yutaka Sado leads a tribute of works composed or conducted by Bernstein, with whom Sado studied conducting. The program includes Rossini's Overture to The Thieving Magpie, Bernstein's "The Age of Anxiety" featuring pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Tchaikovsky's Francesca da Rimini, and Ravel's Boléro.

Performance Timing: Part One - 45 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 45 min.

Part of Leonard Bernstein at 100

AfterWords
Immediately following the Thu., Jan. 11 performance
Stay after the performance for an insightful discussion with the some of the exciting guest artists and NSO musicians featured on the night's program, moderated by NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon. You may even have an opportunity to ask a question! Look for even more of these offerings throughout the season; each AfterWords is free with your concert ticket.

ForeWords, with Anna Celenza
Beginning at 6:45 p.m. before the Sat., Jan. 13 performance
Take a journey into the fascinating stories behind the music led by knowledgeable and engaging artists and scholars! Look for even more of these offerings throughout the season; each ForeWords begins at 6:45 p.m. (the Concert Hall doors open 15 minutes prior), lasts 30 minutes, and is free and open to the public.

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