USC Symphony Orchestra: All-Beethoven Concert
with Guest Artist Vadim Gluzman, violin
Virtuoso violinist Vadim Gluzman’s performances are heard around the world through live broadcasts and award-winning recordings. His extraordinary artistry both sustains the great violinistic tradition of the 19th and 20th centuries and enlivens it with the dynamism of today. He plays the extraordinary 1690 Stradivarius violin, once belonging to Leopold Auer, teacher of the legendary Jascha Heifetz. The instrument is on extended loan to him through the generosity of the Stradivari Society of Chicago.He joins the USC Symphony Orchestra on Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D Major, op. 61 at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 23. The all-Beethoven program at the Koger Center for the Arts also includes Overture to Prometheus and Symphony No. 7 in A Major, op. 92.
Tickets are $30 general public; DISCOUNTS: (box office only) $25 senior citizens, USC faculty and staff; $8 students.