Texu Kim: Blow, Fly, Pop!!
Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 1
Antonín Dvořák: Symphony No. 9, From the New World
The Grant Park Orchestra welcomes rising star conductor Eun Sun Kim, recently appointed music director of the San Francisco Opera. She makes her Festival debut in Shostakovich's sassy Piano Concerto No. 1 featuring audience favorite Natasha Paremski and Dvořák's ever popular New World Symphony. The program includes a work by Korean-American composer Texu Kim.