We trace Prokofiev’s genius back to its first flourishes, when he was a standout student composer and pianist in Imperial Russia. These three breakthrough concertos reveal an emerging voice strong enough to weather the change on the global horizon.
Thursday, 18 January, 2018 7:30PM
Prokofiev’s rebel side comes alive in his early “Classical” Symphony. A piano concerto tailored to American audiences and a violin concerto born in France which shed light on the composer’s years of exile and his movement toward a “new simplicity.”
Friday, 19 January, 2018 8:00PM
Witness the joy and power of music the Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra joins the Seattle Symphony in a side-by-side performance featuring celebrated romantic music by Brahms and Liszt.
Sunday, 21 January, 2018 3:00PM
Rachael Sage, opener Journey through Howard Jones' 30-year music career with this special retrospective. Many of Howard's best known songs were composed on piano — his favorite instrument — and this solo show will find him performing these gems in their original solo piano form. Fans will also get behind-the-scenes stories and learn about the inspiration behind the songs in this rare, stripped-down show.
Rachael Sage, opener
Wednesday, 24 January, 2018 7:30PM