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  • Date Friday, September 21, 2018
  • Time 8:00 pm
  • Venue Carpenter Theatre
  • Conductor Steven Smith
  • Piano Lang Lang
  • Julia Perry Study for Orchestra
  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 24 in C Minor, K. 491
  • Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique
  • Series 2018-19
    Altria Masterworks

The Richmond Symphony’s Opening Night Altria Masterworks concert will feature the incredible talent of Chinese piano virtuoso, Lang Lang. Heralded by the New York Times as “the hottest artist on the classical music planet”, Lang Lang plays sold out concerts covering all continents of the globe.

The concert will be held on Friday, September 21st at 8:00pm in the Dominion Energy Center of the Performing Arts, and will feature Lang Lang and the Richmond Symphony performing Mozart’s Concerto No. 24 in C Minor for Piano and Orchestra; one of the most powerful and well-known works in classical music. The evening’s program will also include the Richmond Symphony performing Julia Perry’s Study for Orchestra and Hector Berlioz’ Symphonie fantastique, Opus 14. Learn more about Steven Smith, conductor. Learn more about Lang Lang, pianist.

Join us an hour before this concert for a free pre-concert talk with the Richmond Symphony Music Director, Steven Smith. These talks often feature guest artists and conductors and provide you with insight into the concert you are about to hear.

Program Notes

Single Ticket Pricing Adult Child*
Mezzanine $125.00 n/a
Front Orchestra / Front First Dress $100.00 $75.00
Rear Orchestra $80.00 $45.00
Side Orchestra / Rear First Dress $55.00 $25.00
Front Second Dress $30.00 $15.00



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