Classical Series

The Four Seasons

Feb 04, 2023

8:00 PM

Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff

Feb 04, 2023 8:00 PM

Get Tickets >

Doors open at 6:30 PM

For more information and tickets call the Symphony box office at (562) 436-3203 ext. 1

Long Beach Performing Arts Center,
Terrace Theater
300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802

Eckart Preu, Conductor

Roger Wilkie, Violin

Agnes Gottschewski, Violin

Chloé Tardiff, Violin

Chyi-Yau Lee, Violin

Mozart

Symphony No. 40 in G minor

Vivaldi

The Four Seasons

Two of classical music’s most romantic Russian composers share the stage in this concert that also presents Enrico Chapela’s high-flying “Rotor”, with its intensity and emotion paving the way for more ardent musical expression as the program unfolds. Both Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky are treasured by music-lovers for their deeply felt works that epitomize the heights and depths of human yearning and heroism. Russian-born pianist Natasha Paremski guests.

Eckart Preu, Conductor

Maestro Eckart Preu (Eck-art Proy) began his tenure as Music Director of Long Beach Symphony in 2017 and has already made a strong impression on the city of Long Beach, surrounding regions, and with critics for his programming and dynamic stage presence. Critics, the orchestra, and audiences alike have celebrated his ability to …

Read more...
Roger Wilkie, Violin

A Southern California native, violinist Roger Wilkie has been the beloved concertmaster of the Long Beach Symphony for over 27 years. He has appeared as a soloist throughout his career with the Symphony, performing the concertos of Brahms, Mendelssohn, Bruch, Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, and more recently …

Read more...
Agnes Gottschewski, Violin

Violinist Agnes Gottschewski grew up in a family of musical amateurs where playing chamber music for fun was a frequent event. Even now, as a professional violinist she enjoys reading chamber music with friends. She has coached at Chamber Music Workshops in Santa Ana and …

Read more...
Chloé Tardiff, Violin

It is no secret that the staff and faculty at Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA) includes many alumni. In every corner of the campus, you can find them working to provide memorable and valuable experiences for students. Chloe Tardif (IM, ‘12) is one …

Read more...
Chyi-Yau Lee, Violin

Chyi-Yau Chen Lee was born in Taiwan and began her study of violin at age five with her father. After winning numerous violin competitions in Taiwan, she came to Los Angeles to study with Professor Alice Schoenfeld in 1980. She furthered her education in New …

Read more...
Upcoming Concerts
View Full Calendar >
Beethoven’s 5th
Oct 01, 2022 - 8:00 PM
Eckart Preu, Conductor
Roger Wilkie, Violin
Details >
Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff
Nov 19, 2022 - 8:00 PM
Eckart Preu, Conductor
Natasha Paremski, Piano
Details >