With these brilliant composers, every musical idea is a treasure box of inspiration. In Brahms’ Third Symphony, the care and attention lavished on each step and leap magnifies small gestures into momentous statements. Sofia Gubaidulina’s spiritual and resonant Offertorium has become a contemporary classic and now we get to hear why it has made such an impact. When it comes to finding new life within old music, Bach lights the way as always, as heard in his glorious harmonization of a traditional hymn.
Seattle Symphony Music Director Ludovic Morlot and University of Washington Director of Orchestral Activities David Alexander Rahbee conduct the Seattle Symphony and University of Washington Orchestra in a program featuring Haydn’s “Military” Symphony and Bernstein's Symphonic Dances from West Side Story.
Don’t miss the eleventh annual Celebrate Asia concert featuring music of Korea! Highlighted by pre- and post-concert festivities, this spectacular event is a special opportunity to revel in the rich musical traditions of Seattle’s varied and vibrant Asian communities.