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Holst The Planets conducted by Peter Oundjian

Mar 25, 2022 - Mar 27, 2022

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Holst’s mystical masterpiece — The Planets — offers an enchanting portrayal of Earth’s celestial neighbors. Listen as Holst draws on astrological traits and mythological nature to create seven unique scores that are both timeless and otherworldly — from the ominous, fierce, and remorseless Mars to the majestic and poignant beauty of Saturn. One-to-watch pianist Jan Lisiecki — who charmed audiences and critics alike during his last performance alongside your Colorado Symphony — brings the color and moods of Grieg’s Piano Concerto to life. Under the baton of guest conductor Peter Oundjian, Florence Price’s The Oak overflows with rich, vibrant texture, completing a blissful performance you'll need to see to believe.


Featured Artists
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Jan Lisiecki, piano


Repertoire
PRICE The Oak
GRIEG Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16
HOLST The Planets