Saturday, 11 March 2023
Esplanade Concert Hall, 7.30pm
$20, $15, Available here
The Singapore National Youth Orchestra and Principal Conductor Joshua Tan present the fantastical fairy tales of Ravel’s Mother Goose Suite and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade, an orchestral retelling of scenes from the classic Middle Eastern collection of folk tales, One Thousand and One Nights. Sharing the limelight with these musical stories is Tchaikovsky’s glorious Violin Concerto, starring award-winning violinist Kristin Lee.
Singapore National Youth Orchestra
Joshua Tan, Principal Conductor
Kristin Lee, violin*
RAVEL Mother Goose Suite
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35*
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade, Op. 35*
*Kristin Lee will also be playing the concertmaster violin solos for the Scheherazade.
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