An American in Paris

For five decades, Leonard Slatkin has championed the music of America. In this celebration, he leads works by American composers Cindy McTee, John Corigliano, and Leonard Bernstein. Plus, the brilliant Jon Kimura Parker plays Samuel Barber’s lyrical Piano Concerto. Gershwin’s jazzy musical postcard completes this program of all-American masterworks. (Pictured: Jon Kimura Parker, piano)

This concert is available in the Friday 1 Masterworks and Saturday 1 Masterworks subscription series.

Concert Dates

An American in Paris November 22 2019 730PM

For five decades, Leonard Slatkin has championed the music of America. In this celebration, he leads works by American composers Cindy McTee, John Corigliano, and Leonard Bernstein. Plus, the brilliant Jon Kimura Parker plays Samuel Barber’s lyrical Piano Concerto. Gershwin’s jazzy musical postcard completes this program of all-American masterworks. (Pictured: Jon Kimura Parker, piano)

This concert is available in the Friday 1 Masterworks and Saturday 1 Masterworks subscription series.

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 7:30pm

Program

Cindy McTee: Double Play for Orchestra
Barber: Piano Concerto
Bernstein: Overture to Candide
John Corigliano: Elegy for Orchestra
Gershwin: An American in Paris

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

For five decades, Leonard Slatkin has championed the music of America. In this celebration, he leads works by American composers Cindy McTee, John Corigliano, and Leonard Bernstein. Plus, the brilliant Jon Kimura Parker plays Samuel Barber’s lyrical Piano Concerto. Gershwin’s jazzy musical postcard completes this program of all-American masterworks. (Pictured: Jon Kimura Parker, piano)

This concert is available in the Friday 1 Masterworks and Saturday 1 Masterworks subscription series.

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Cindy McTee: Double Play for Orchestra
Barber: Piano Concerto
Bernstein: Overture to Candide
John Corigliano: Elegy for Orchestra
Gershwin: An American in Paris

Performers

Leonard Slatkin
conductor
Jon Kimura Parker
piano

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

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