The timeless theme of Romeo and Juliet will stir memories of your first love, while the deep, resonant sound of Steven Isserlis’ cello in Andante cantabile* will go straight to your heart. And finally, the inner torment that found release in Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony won’t fail to move you.
Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet: Fantasy Overture (1880 version)
Tchaikovsky, Andante cantabile*, for Cello and String Orchestra (arr. of 2nd mov. from String Quartet no. 1, op. 11)
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, op. 33
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36
* Only for the concert of November 16th