Launch your weekend on the perfect note with the Seattle Symphony’s short, no-intermission Untuxed concerts. For the ultimate in passion and drama, let one of the last Russian Romantics sweep you off your feet with Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini and Symphonic Dances .
Olari Elts’s passion for distinctive programming rich with invention has earned him much praise on the international music scene.
Stephen Hough is regarded as a renaissance man of his time. Over the course of his career he has distinguished himself as a true polymath, not only securing a reputation as a uniquely insightful concert pianist, but also as a writer and composer. Mr. Hough is commended for his mastery of the instrument along with an individual and inquisitive mind which has earned him a multitude of prestigious awards and a long-standing international following.
Symphonic Dances, Op. 45
Stephen Hough’s performances are generously underwritten by Paul Leach and Susan Winokur through the Seattle Symphony’s Guest Artists Circle. Audience development supported by The Wallace Foundation.