|Smith:||The Star-Spangled Banner|
|Mendelssohn:||Symphony No. 4 in A major, Opus 90, "Italian"|
|Trifonov:||Concerto in E-flat minor for Piano and Orchestra (Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra premiere)|
|Tchaikovsky:||Capriccio italien, Opus 45|
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About This Performance
Pittsburgh Symphony Music Director Manfred Honeck opens the season with Italian flair, offering performances of Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4 “Italian” and Tchaikovsky’s Capriccio italien. Between these two great works, Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov joins us for the first of two appearances this season, giving us the rare opportunity to hear him perform the Pittsburgh premiere of his own composition.
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