Loading Events

« All Events

Saturday, January 12: Jewels and Gems

January 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jewels and Gems

Paul Polivnick, Guest Conductor

Steven Copes, Violin

 

Saturday January 12, 2019 – 8pm

First Baptist Church, Newton Centre

Fanny Mendelssohn
Overture in C major

 

Ludwig van Beethoven
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61

Steven Copes, violin 

 

Franz Schubert
Symphony No. 5 in Bmajor, D. 485

 

Guest Conductor Paul Polivnick leads a program of brilliant German music from the early Romantic era. The concert opens with the rousing Overture in C by Fanny Mendelssohn, older sister of Felix.  Violinist Steven Copes, Concertmaster of the critically acclaimed Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, joins Pro Arte in Beethoven’s Violin Concerto, a lyrical and noble work not fully appreciated in its own time.  In his popular Symphony No. 5, Schubert channels Mozart, employing appealing melodies, lighter textures, and structural balance.

BUY TICKETS

Details

Date:
January 12, 2019
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

First Baptist Church
848 Beacon Street
Newton, 02459 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
6177790900
Website:
http://www.fbcnewton.org