Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto
- Times: From: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
- From: May 5, 2018 to May 5, 2018
- Admission: $20-$88
- Location: New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)
- Address: 1 Center Street, Newark, NJ 07102
Dima Slobdeniouk conductor Ning Feng violin New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Beauty comes in many forms. Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto is a sparkling, ever-flowing river of melody. The rugged landscape of Finland beckons in a pair of compelling scores, including Sibelius' transporting Fifth Symphony. Fagerlund Isola (NJSO Premiere) Ferocious, astounding, calling geological forces to mind: the piece's title means "island." Mendelssohn Violin Concerto Every note casts a spell in this much-adored concerto; the Andante's caressing tune is a treasured highlight. Sibelius Symphony No. 5 Seemingly hewn from Finland's forests and mountains, this arresting work is filled with the grandeur of nature.