Yannick Nézet-Séguin Conductor
Mitsuko Uchida Piano
Ravel Piano Concerto in G major
Coleman Concerto for Orchestra (world premiere—Philadelphia Orchestra commission)
Debussy La Mer
Brilliant colors and shifting moods mesmerize in this electrifying program! GRAMMY Award–winning pianist Mitsuko Uchida brings a “lightness of touch and tonal sparkle” (Bachtrack) to Ravel’s jazzy, joyous Piano Concerto in G major; Yannick reveals the magic and mystery of Debussy’s La Mer. The concert’s centerpiece is an exciting new work—the Orchestra’s fourth commission from acclaimed composer Valerie Coleman.