Part of SA3 Saturday Evening 3
About This Performance
The gathering in L.A. of the world’s finest cellists, known as the Piatigorsky International Cello Festival, results in an embarrassment of riches at Walt Disney Concert Hall, with each of the weekend’s performances featuring a different cellist in a different concerto. Leonard Slatkin provides unity through beloved music by Berlioz.
Come for: One of the most frequently performed of all cello concertos, Elgar’s eloquent masterpiece is a rich, rewarding experience, and brilliant Norwegian cello master Truls Mørk brings it to life.
And more: Leonard Slatkin also leads beloved, thrilling music by Rossini and Berlioz.
Presented as a part of the Piatigorsky International Cello Festival. Additional concerts:
PIATIGORSKY INTERNATIONAL CELLO FESTIVAL: Bloch
PIATIGORSKY INTERNATIONAL CELLO FESTIVAL: Martinů
PIATIGORSKY INTERNATIONAL CELLO FESTIVAL: Yo-Yo Ma and Kathryn Stott
PIATIGORSKY INTERNATIONAL CELLO FESTIVAL: CelloFest
Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.