Edo de Waart, conductor
Jones Hall for the Performing Arts
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3
ELGAR Symphony No. 1
ABOUT THIS CONCERT
Beethoven’s soulful and sparkling Piano Concerto No. 3 gets the superstar treatment from legendary pianist Garrick Ohlsson, whose virtuosic artistry yields “a sound so lush it almost glistens” (Seattle Times). Then, immerse yourself in the soaring musical world of Sir Edward Elgar as renowned conductor Edo de Waart—a master of grand-scale symphonies—leads the composer’s lavish, heartfelt First.