GALA: LANG LANG
He discovered a love for the piano at the age of 2 after watching "The Cat Concerto" – a Tom & Jerry cartoon – and later became one of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World. Described by critics as a soloist with "jaw-dropping virtuosity" and "exhilarating flair and brilliance," international rock-star pianist Lang Lang joins the FWSO's Gala concert for a thrilling performance of Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1.
Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila
Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 14
Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat Minor, Op. 23