Earl Lee, RBC Resident Conductor
Kathy Hao, flute
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet
Reinecke: Flute Concerto
Prokofiev: Selections from Romeo and Juliet
The TSYO explores Shakespearean romance and tragedy this winter as Earl Lee conducts the Youth Orchestra’s outstanding musicians through two musical settings of Romeo and Juliet by Russian composers Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky.
Kathy Hao—a 2015/16 TSYO Concerto Competition winner—brings an uplifting dimension to the program, with her performance of Romantic composer Reinecke’s Flute Concerto.