Reno Phil Classix #3: Grieg’s Piano Concerto

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV

Our third concert opens with composer Dai Wei’s pulsating effervescent overture “The Dancing Moonlight.” The title offers a great description of Wei’s tone picture. Next is one of my favorite concertos. From its grand opening arpeggios to its tour-de-force finale, Grieg’s masterpiece is one of the most popular-and most recognizable-piano concertos ever written. Hear it […]