An American in Paris

Famed conductor Leonard Slatkin leads this program of all-American masterworks, including Gershwin’s jazzy musical postcard and Samuel Barber’s Pulitzer Prize–winning Piano Concerto, performed by Canadian gem Jon Kimura Parker.

Performances are roughly two hours long, including a 20-minute intermission.

 

Concert Dates

An American in Paris November 22 2019 730PM

Famed conductor Leonard Slatkin leads this program of all-American masterworks, including Gershwin’s jazzy musical postcard and Samuel Barber’s Pulitzer Prize–winning Piano Concerto, performed by Canadian gem Jon Kimura Parker.

Performances are roughly two hours long, including a 20-minute intermission.

 

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 7:30pm

Program

Cindy McTee: Double Play for Orchestra [17']
Barber: Piano Concerto [26']
Intermission
Bernstein: Overture to Candide [5']
John Corigliano: Elegy for Orchestra [8']
Gershwin: An American in Paris [17']

Performers

Leonard Slatkin
conductor
Jon Kimura Parker
piano

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

An American in Paris November 23 2019 800PM

Famed conductor Leonard Slatkin leads this program of all-American masterworks, including Gershwin’s jazzy musical postcard and Samuel Barber’s Pulitzer Prize–winning Piano Concerto, performed by Canadian gem Jon Kimura Parker.

Performances are roughly two hours long, including a 20-minute intermission.

 

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Cindy McTee: Double Play for Orchestra [17']
Barber: Piano Concerto [26']
Intermission
Bernstein: Overture to Candide [5']
John Corigliano: Elegy for Orchestra [8']
Gershwin: An American in Paris [17']

Performers

Leonard Slatkin
conductor
Jon Kimura Parker
piano

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Additional Notes

This performance can also be added to a Compose Your Own package of four or more concerts. Compose Your Own subscribers save 10% off the price of regular tickets when building a four-concert season, or 20% with a customized season of five or more concerts.

Curated Series subscribers save up to 35% off single ticket prices, and enjoy the same seat all season long. This concert is available in the Friday 1 Masterworks and Saturday 1 Masterworks subscription series.

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