Internationally acclaimed Avery Fisher Prizewinner Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg is known for her fearless and electrifying interpretations and is revered as one of classical music’s most sought-after celebrities.
Joseph Giunta, conducting Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
WAGNER Music from Die Meistersinger* MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto* FRANCK Symphony in D Minor*
At Joseph Giunta’s invitation, she returns to the Des Moines Symphony to perform Mendelssohn’s soaring Violin Concerto for a special 75th Anniversary Season event, featuring an entire program of works performed in the Orchestra’s very first season.
*Performed in the first (1937) Drake/Des Moines Symphony season.
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