WILLIS-KNIGHTON MASTERWORKS SERIES
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2015—7:30 PM
Michael Butterman, conductor
MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto
William Hagen, violin
Welcome 22-year-old William Hagen (third prize winner of the 2015 Queen Elisabeth International Music Competition—the highest ranking American since 1980) to the stage for the sublime violin concerto by Mendelssohn. The concert opens with a unique work by Haydn featuring SSO principal musicians and includes Beethoven’s sunny Symphony No. 8.
“A brilliant virtuoso…a standout” ~The Dallas Morning News
“…An intellectual command of line and score, and just the right amount of power” ~Violinist.com
Free Concert Conversation at 6:40 PM.
FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE – starts at 6:30 PM – Shuttle picks up at Regions Bank parking garage at the corner of Milam & Market Streets.
Single tickets start at $19; Students $12
Laura and Ed Crawford