Hyejin Kim, “one of Korea’s most thrilling classical stars,” joins Jaime Martín and LACO for an unforgettable performance of Gershwin’s sweeping Rhapsody in Blue. Symphonic gems from the romantic and modern eras cap this program, including pieces by Mahler, Mendelssohn, and Schoenberg.
Arnold Schoenberg: Chamber Symphony No. 2
George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue (v.1924) [original jazz band version]
Gustav Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony No. 5
Feliz Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 in D major, “Reformation”
Jaime Martín, Conductor
Hyejin Kim, Piano