Prokofiev and Ravel

at Verizon Hall
April 19th-21st, 2018

Connesson Flammenschrift Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 1 Strauss Death and Transfiguration Ravel La Valse Maestro Denève offers another Philadelphia premiere from Guillaume Connesson, his Flammenschrift (Flaming Letters), a tribute to German music. Equally worthy of tribute: Richard Strauss's spiritual Death and Transfiguration and Ravel's whirling La Valse, described by the composer as “dancing on the edge of a volcano.” Stéphane Denève Conductor Vadim Repin Violin

Kimmel Center's Verizon Hall