José Luis Gomez, conductor
Barry Douglas, piano
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7 – TSO Premiere
- Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition Gold Medal winner Barry Douglas, described as “virtuosity to the hilt” by The New York Times, returns to the TSO for the first time since opening the 2007-08 season performing Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1, “a superb performance,” according to the Arizona Daily Star.
- Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 is an essential work for any virtuosic pianist and it is one of the most popular Tchaikovsky compositions and among the best known of all piano concertos.
- No. 7 is one of Bruckner’s best-known symphonies and his greatest success.