August 14, 2019
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
1551 Trap Road, Vienna, VA 22182
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
With Long Yu as conductor and Alisa Weilerstein on cello
“China’s most venerable orchestra” (The New York Times) makes its Wolf Trap debut in a program led by Music Director Long Yu and featuring cellist and MacArthur Fellow Alisa Weilerstein. Over the past several centuries, the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra has emerged as a cultural leader whose musical impact can be felt across Asia and the rest of the world. Celebrate the orchestra’s 140th anniversary by attending this rare U.S. performance!
Qigang Chen: Wu Xing (The Five Elements)
Dvorak: Cello Concerto (Soloist: Alisa Weilerstein)
Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances
A Pre-Performance Discussion is offered on the Old Farmhouse Lawn at 7:00 PM.
YOUNG AT ARTS TICKETS
Wolf Trap's Young at Arts initiative invites families and caregivers to introduce children (17 and under) to the arts by offering one free accompanying youth ticket for each adult ticket purchased for select performances.