NATIONAL FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA Milanov Conducts Strauss
8:00 pm to 10:00 pm
3800 University Boulevard (Route 193) and Stadium Drive
College Park, MD
This program features the winner of the National Orchestral Institute’s first-ever concerto competition performing the first movement of Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto.
The National Orchestral Institute and Festival (NOI) brings together talented young musicians at the beginning of their careers for a month of professional development and music-making.
Chosen by a rigorous, cross-country audition process, NOI participants quickly coalesce into dynamic ensembles that perform adventuresome programming.
- Richard Strauss: Don Juan, op. 20
- P. I. Tchaikovsky: Allegro moderato from Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35*
- Richard Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, op. 40 ("A Hero's Life")
* The soloist for the Tchaikovsky concerto will be selected from among the NOI participants.