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