SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 105
BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major, Op. 83
In celebration of the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music’s 10th Anniversary, internationally renowned American conductor Robert Spano, Ong Teng Cheong Professor of Music 2013/14, conducts this special concert. With an extensive discography of 21 critically-acclaimed recordings, Robert Spano has garnered six Grammy Awards and is the Music Director of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and the Aspen Music Festival and School.
Beginning with Sibelius’ intensely beautiful one-movement symphony, the Conservatory Orchestra will be joined by Head of Piano Studies, Prof Thomas Hecht, in Brahms’ virtuosic and majestic 2nd piano concerto.