|Mendelssohn:||Concerto No. 1 in G minor for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 25|
|Wagner:||Orchestral Highlights from Der Ring des Nibelungen|
About This Performance
Mendelssohn's nuanced Piano Concerto No. 1 features acclaimed British-born pianist Stephen Hough. Donald Runnicles presents a rare treat — well-known orchestral excerpts from Wagner's famous epic four-opera cycle, Der Ring des Nibelungen.Come early for the pre-concert talk beginning at 6:30pm hosted by Jim Cunningham from WQED-FM.