Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto

Elena Urioste, violin

Tong Chen, conductor

October 14-15, 2016


The Gaillard Center, Charleston, SC

Elena Urioste, Violin
Tong Chen - Conductor

Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto

Guest conductor Tong Chen takes the baton for the CSO’s second Masterworks concert conducting Schubert’s Overture in D Major “In the Italian Style” and Schumann’s sweeping Symphony No. 2. Violinist Elena Urioste, a BBC New Generation Artist, will perform Mendelssohn’s Concerto for Violin, regarded as one of the most perfect violin concertos of all time.

Franz Schubert
Overture in D major in the Italian style, D. 590

Felix Mendelssohn
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64

Robert Schumann
Symphony No. 2, Op. 61, C major