March 20, 2022 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Bradley Thachuk, conductor
Joseph Johnson, cello
Kelly-Marie Murphy | Murmuration
Shostakovich | Cello Concerto No. 1
Elgar | Enigma Variations
As voted by you! The NSO presents the winner of our “Name Your Tune!” contest – Elgar’s immortal tribute to his friends, the Enigma Variations. TSO principal cellist, Joseph Johnson, makes his NSO debut with Shostakovich’s frenzied and virtuosic first cello concerto, and the NSO swirls and surges in Canadian composer Kelly-Marie Murphy’s evocative Murmuration.