Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Maxim Emelyanychev, principal conductor
Nicola Benedetti, violin
Wednesday, October 12, 7:30 p.m.
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 (Scottish)
“The Scottish Chamber Orchestra must be one of the finest ensembles of its kind in the world today.” — BBC Music Magazine
The world-class musicians of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra are passionate about playing music — whether they’re re-imagining the classical masters and romantic greats, or sharing beautiful new works. Under the leadership of inspirational young conductor Maxim Emelyanychev, the SCO specializes in live performances that defy predictability. This special program features violin superstar Nicola Benedetti and includes a bold new composition by Anna Clyne.
Pre-show conversation at 6:30 p.m. with composer Anna Clyne.
Frederick C. Tillis Performance Hall
151 Presidents Drive, Amherst MA 01003
Reserved $50, $45 and $30
Youth under 17 and Five College students $15, $12, $10
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