Saturday, March 25, 2017, 6 p.m., Popejoy Hall
Fawzi Haimor conductor
Olga Kern piano
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in Bb minor
Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique
The New Mexico Philharmonic proudly welcomes two artists who truly put the “class” in classical music: recent resident conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony – rising star Fawzi Haimor – and Russian superstar pianist Olga Kern! Savor Ms. Kern’s performance of the winning concerto from the inaugural Olga Kern International Piano Competition. The NMPhil also plays the graceful, beautiful, and groundbreaking Symphonie Fantastique by Hector Berlioz.