ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra (SLSO) announced its collaboration with violinist Anthony Marwood on Tuesday.
Marwood will join SLSO on March 15-17, 2019, for an “intimate” program featuring the works of Beethoven and Hadyn. He will lead the SLSO from the soloist and concertmaster positions.
Marwood is described by the Washington Post as having a “golden tone and surefire musicianship.” He returns to St. Louis for the fourth time, following his appearance in February 2016 where he led works by Back and Dvořák.
During the weekend performance, Marwood will be lead SLSO from the soloist position to open the concert in Beethoven’s Romance No. 2 for Violin and Orchestra and he will be the featured soloist on Beethoven’s Violin Concerto to close the concert.
18/19 Classical Season Program Details:
Friday, March 15, 2019, 8:00 pm
Saturday, March 16, 2019, 8:00 pm
Sunday, March 17, 2019, 3:00 pm
Powell Hall (718 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, Mo.)
Anthony Marwood, leader and violin
BEETHOVEN Romance No. 2 for Violin and Orchestra
HAYDN Symphony No. 44, “Trauer”
BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto
Tickets for SLSO concerts, including subscriptions for the 19/20 season are on sale now and can be purchased online or by calling the Box Office at 314-534-1700.
Audiences have the opportunity to attend the free Pre-Concert Conversation at 7:00 pm on Friday and Saturday and 2:00 pm on Sunday in the auditorium. The weekend’s conversations will be hosted by pianist Peter Henderson.
Those who cannot attend the concert can tune in to St. Louis Public Radio on Saturday, March 16th at 8:00 pm for a live broadcast of the performance and an interview with Marwood during intermission. The broadcast will be available on air (90.7 FM KWMU) or online.
The 18/19 Classical Season, which runs through May 12, 2019, is presented by World Wide Technology and The Steward Family Foundation.