Dvorak's fiery masterpiece, Symphony No. 9, "From the New World," blends the music of his Bohemian roots with tuneful impressions of a fascinating new world full of new sounds. Schumann's stormy Overture to Manfred was inspired by a work by Lord Byron.
Venezuelan-American conductor Ilyich Rivas makes his Charlotte debut.
SCHUMANN Overture to Manfred
BRAHMS Variations on a Theme of Haydn
DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"