Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra upcoming concert Serenades for Strings

Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra upcoming concert Serenades for Strings By Atif Ansari - February 01, 2022
Katara

Serenade for Strings from Dvorák and Tchaikovsky.

Serenades for Strings

Wednesday, 2nd of February 2022, 5:00pm and 7:30pm
Katara Opera House 

Performers:

Joo Young Oh, conductor 

Program

Dvorák, A.                                         Serenade for Strings in E Major, Op. 22
Tchaikovsky, P. I.                              Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48 

Join the Philharmonic for an evening of Serenades for Strings from Dvorák and Tchaikovsky. Dvorák’s Serenade for Strings in E Major is one of his most popular orchestral works, and was composed in just two weeks in May of 1875. Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings in C Major was inspired by Mozart, and was completed in 1880.

Dvorak and the New World

Thursday, 17th of February 2022, 5:00pm and 7:30pm
Katara Opera House

Performers:

Andreas Weiser, conductor

Program:

Prokofiev, S.                                       Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25
Dvorák, A.                                          Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, "From the New World", Op. 95

This concert includes Prokofiev‚Äôs Symphony No. 1 in D Major, which was composed as a modern reinterpretation of the classical styles of Haydn and Mozart, and remains one of Prokofiev‚Äôs most popular works. The performance will also feature Dvor√°k‚Äôs Symphony No. 9 in E Minor ‚ÄúFrom the New World‚ÄĚ, though it‚Äôs more widely known as New World Symphony. The New World Symphony was written while the composer was living and working in New York City, and was purportedly inspired by Dvor√°k‚Äôs reflections on his American setting.

By Atif Ansari - February 01, 2022

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