David Robertson joins the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra on his farewell tour as its music director. For the orchestra’s third Jackson Hall appearance it will perform Shostakovich’s First Symphony (written at age 18) in addition to Britten’s haunting Violin Concerto, as played by Mondavi Center favorite Augustin Hadelich.
Adès: Dances from Powder Her Face
Britten: Violin Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 1