La Jolla Symphony & Chorus: Deep Roots
Deep Roots February 9 @ 7:30pm – February 10 @ 2:00pm, 2019 Steven Schick, conductor LJ White New Work Philip Glass Cello Concerto No. 2 Anton Bruckner Symphony No. 3 Soloist: Katinka Kleijn, cello (pictured) Katinka Kleijn–champion of new music and a member of the Chicago Symphony–is soloist in Philip Glass’ graceful Second Cello Concerto, drawn from his score to the film Noqoyqatsi. The concert concludes with one of Anton Bruckner’s most compact and attractive symphonies, dedicated to Wagner and full of Bruckner’s glorious writing for brass. Emerging composer LJ White adds to the fun with a new work commissioned by the La Jolla Symphony & Chorus.