Nashville Symphony | Vinay Parameswaran, conductor | Érik Gratton, flute | Licia Jaskunas, harp



Concerto for Flute and Harp

Symphony No. 6, “Pathétique

Contemporary composer Nina Shekar explores the spectral textures of light and dark throughout Lumina, a stunning work of glowing radiance and haunting depths. Then, delight in the sparkling, crystalline beauty of Mozart’s Concerto for Flute and Harp, a perfect spotlight for the Symphony’s Érik Gratton and Licia Jaskunas. Tchaikovsky held nothing back in his soul-bearing Sixth Symphony. The nickname “Pathétique” refers to passion, pathos and whole-hearted feeling, and you’re in for an unforgettable journey through a universe of emotion. Experience every note of this well-loved masterpiece, known for heartfelt, beautiful melodies and a haunting ending that fades into silence.  



Program Notes


Join us in Balcony Lobby one hour before the concert for Classical Conversations! Enjoy a discussion of the evening's program with conductor Vinay Parameswaran!