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Performance Details

  • Date Saturday, May 13, 2017
  • Time 8:00 pm
  • Venue Carpenter Theatre
  • Conductor Steven Smith
  • Guest Artist Gary Hoffman, cello
  • Paine Prelude to Oedipus Tyrannus
  • Elgar Cello Concerto in E Minor, Opus 85
    Gary Hoffman, cello
  • Brahms Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Opus 68
  • Artwork by Georgiy Kuznetsov
  • Series 2016-17
    Altria Masterworks
  • Sponsors Series Sponsor: Altria
    Concert Sponsor: Wells Fargo Advisors
    Media Sponsor: Richmond Times-Dispatch

Discover the power of live music with our Altria Masterworks series. Featuring orchestral classics and contemporary composers, this series will inspire you. Join us an hour before each 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 insights for the concert you are about to hear.

Learn more about Steven Smith, conductor
Learn more about Gary Hoffman, cello

Program Notes

Artwork by: Georgiy Kuznetsov / Inspired by: Paine Prelude to Oedipus Tyrannus