Latvian Pēteris Vasks is a neo-mystical composer for whom music is a means of addressing the enigma of existence. The soloists in his violin concerto are Vadim Gluzman, an Israeli born in Ukraine, and his Stradivarius. The middle work in Shostakovich’s war trilogy (symphonies 7–9) won a standing ovation that lasted half an hour at its premiere. And tonight?
Prices including handling charge