Saturday 11 Jan 2014, 8pmRosengarten, Mannheim
Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor
Evgeny Kissin piano
Tchaikovsky Voyevoda, Symphonic Ballad
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5 in E minor
Tchaikovsky opened his Fifth Symphony with a motif that the composer himself suggested signified his "complete resignation before fate". Alongside, Evgeny Kissin performs Tchaikovsky's lyrically expansive Piano Concerto No. 1.