José Luis Gomez, conductor
Kerson Leong, violin
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Overture to Don Giovanni
Niccolò Paganini: Violin Concerto No. 1
Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
From The Sorcerer’s Apprentice to Till Eulenspiegel to Don Giovanni, tricksters and wicked characters have always had a place in the concert hall. Explore music inspired by their devilish ways, including the violin concerto of Paganini—who was said to have made a deal with the devil—performed by Kerson Leong in his TSO debut.
Photo by Bruno Schlumberger