For her first appearance with the OSM, the incomparable Patricia Petitbon performs an Orient-themed concert, conducted by Jérémie Rohrer. The programme features the mysterious and sensual Orient of Ravel's Shéhérazade and Richard Strauss, Thus Spake Zarathustra.
Katia Makdissi-Warren*, Œuvre pour instrument(s) oriental(aux) et orchestre – World premiere – OSM commission**
Stravinsky, The Firebird, Suite (1919)
R. Strauss, Also Sprach Zarathustra, op. 30
*Featured composer of SMCQ's Homage series for the 2019-2020 season
**May 20, 8 p.m. and May 24, 2 :30 p.m. concerts only