|Wagner:||“Prelude und Liebestod” from Tristan und Isolde|
|Dvořák:||Concerto in B minor for Cello and Orchestra, Opus 104|
|Tchaikovsky:||Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy|
|Bizet:||Excerpts from Carmen, Suite No. 1 and No. 2|
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About This Performance
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, the Pittsburgh Symphony brings a program full of romantic melodies and beautiful love themes. Slovakian conductor Juraj Valčuha returns to the podium with a performance of Tchaikovsky’s Shakespeare-inspired musical tale of star crossed lovers with the Romeo and Juliet Overture, Dvořák’s most beloved cello concerto, Wagner’s stunning “Prelude und Liebestod” from his opera Tristan und Isolde and excerpts from Bizet’s impassioned and fiery Carmen suites.
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