Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance, Op. 39, No. 1
Antonín Dvorák: Slavonic Dance, Op. 72, No. 1
Antonín Dvorák: Slavonic Dance, Op. 72, No. 2
Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 5
Antonín Dvorák: My Homeland, Op. 62
Antonín Dvorák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104
Don’t miss our last season’s concert, Spring Virtuosi, featuring Maestro George Stelluto and guest artist Richard Hirschl, cello. Enjoy an evening of live music featuring Edward Elgar, Antonín Dvorák, and Johannes Brahms. It will be a fantastic way to end the 2023-24 Season.
The Spring Virtuosi Concert will take place on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at 7:30 pm at the Peoria Civic Center Theater.
Richard Hirschl joined the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s cello section in 1989. A native of Washington, Missouri, he began cello lessons with his father, an amateur cellist. His intermediate studies were with Savely Schuster, associate principal cellist of the St. Louis Symphony. He was accepted into the class of Leonard Rose and Channing Robbins at the Juilliard School, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in 1987 and a master’s degree in 1988.