The McCrindle Concert

Concert Information

March 8, 2015
2 PM

The McCrindle Concert

Named one of the “Future Fifteen” by Latina Magazine, Elena Urioste joins the orchestra for Beethoven’s Violin Concerto. The violin is
featured once again on Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade, based on a middleeastern fairy tale of love and betrayal.

Joshua Gersen, conductor
Elena Urioste, violin

Beethoven: Violin Concerto, op. 61
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, op. 35


Guest Artist

Elena Urioste

Recently selected as a BBC New Generation Artist, Elena Urioste has been hailed by critics and audiences for her rich tone, nuanced lyricism, and commanding stage presence. Since making her debut with the Philadelphia Orchestra at age thirteen, she has appeared with major orchestras in the U.S. and abroad, including the London and New York Philharmonics, the Cleveland Orchestra, the Boston Pops, and the Chicago, Atlanta, Detroit, Pittsburgh, and National symphony orchestras. Elena has collaborated with acclaimed conductors Sir Mark Elder, Keith Lockhart and Robert Spano; pianists Mitsuko Uchida, Christopher O’Riley, and Michael Brown; cellists Carter Brey and Zuill Bailey; and violinists Shlomo Mintz and Cho-Liang Lin. She has been a featured artist at the Marlboro, Ravinia, and La Jolla music festivals, among others.

Elena Urioste