2017 7:30 pm
Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic
Carnegie Music Hall, Oakland
4400 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213
Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic
Andrés Cárdenes, Music Director and Conductor
Alicia Venables, violin
$10 Regular Admission
$5 Senior Citizen (65+) Admission
All students, along with CMU/Pitt faculty and staff, are free w/ valid ID.
The 2017-18 Philharmonic concert season opens with Dvořák’s exuberant Carnival Overture. With its exploding bars, this piece sets the tone for the upcoming season. Featured on the program is Alicia Venables, the graduate student winner of the 2016-17 School of Music Concerto Competition, performing Chausson’s Poème, an intricate and stunning violin solo. The concert concludes with Dvořák’s Symphony No. 7 in D minor with its rich and moving melodic lines.
Dvořák Carnival Overture, Op. 92
Dvořák Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70, B. 141
Pre-concert lobby activities begin at 7pm.