Scheherazade: LPO with BBC Young Musician of the Year Sheku Kanneh-Mason
    Dates: January 11, 2019
    Time: 7:30pm; 6:30pm for pre-concert talk with Conductor
    Price: $20-$55
    Location: First Baptist Church of Covington
    Address: 16333 Hwy. 1085, Covington, LA 70433
    Phone: (504) 523-6530

Hailed as “technically superb and eloquent in his expressivity,” BBC Young Musician of the Year Sheku Kanneh-Mason brings his talents to Louisiana for the first time to perform the January 11 program with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orcestra. Kanneh-Mason’s artistry will be on display as he performs Elgar’s Cello Concerto in E minor, a cornerstone of the cello repertoire. Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade is a dazzling grand finale full of excitement and colorful orchestration.

ARTISTS
Carlos Miguel Prieto, Conductor; Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Cello.

PROGRAM
TBD - New Work     
Edward Elgar - Cello Concerto in E minor     
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade     

Program duration is approximately 2 hours including a 20-minute intermission.
There will be a pre-concert talk one hour prior to the performance.

Scheherazade: LPO with BBC Young Musician of the Year Sheku Kanneh-Mason