Tchaikovsky's Sixth | The Passionate Masterpiece | Nov 13, 2021

Tchaikovsky's Sixth | The Passionate Masterpiece | Nov 13, 2021

Tchaikovsky’s sixth and final symphony, the Pathétique, dramatically captures the spirit of life and the fullness of human emotion. Today, the symphony remains his most controversial work and continues to spark debate over 125 years after its composition. The evening also features the world premiere of award-winning composer Kati Agócs’ lyrical Horn Concerto written for and performed by the legendary principal horn of the Boston Symphony and international soloist, James Sommerville. The concert kicks off with the sensual dance music of Mexican composer Arturo Márquez in his Danzón No. 4.

Live November 13, 2021

Tchaikovsky's Sixth | The Passionate Masterpiece | Nov 13, 2021
  • Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 | Pathétique

    Tchaikovsky’s sixth and final symphony, the Pathétique, dramatically captures the spirit of life and the fullness of human emotion. Today, the symphony remains his most controversial work and continues to spark debate over 125 years after its composition. Performed by the Sioux City Symphony on N...

Extras

  • Arturo Márquez | Danzón No. 4.

    The symphony performs the dance music of Mexican composer Arturo Márquez with his Danzón No. 4. Performed November 13, 2021

  • Kati Agócs: Horn Concerto featuring James Sommerville | World Premiere

    This is the world premiere of award-winning composer Kati Agócs’ lyrical Horn Concerto written for and performed by the legendary principal horn of the Boston Symphony and international soloist, James Sommerville.

  • TCHAIKOVSKY’S SIXTH Trailer | November 13, 2021

    Tchaikovsky’s sixth and final symphony, the Pathétique, dramatically captures the spirit of life and the fullness of human emotion. Today, the symphony remains his most controversial work and continues to spark debate over 125 years after its composition. The evening also features the world premi...