Conductor Yue Bao will debut with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in four concerts with cellist Pablo Ferrández as soloist.
The program includes Symphony No. 2, Op. 2 by Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges; Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in C Major by Joseph Haydn; Danzas de Panama by William Grant Still; and Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385 “Haffner” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The concerts will take place on May 5 at 7:30 p.m. at The Berman Center for the Performing Arts in West Bloomfield, May 6 at 8 p.m. at Adlai E. Stevenson High School in Livonia, May 7 at 8 p.m. at Kirk in the Hills Presbyterian Church in Bloomfield Hills, and May 8 at 3 p.m. at Our Lady Star of the Sea in Grosse Pointe.
Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges: Symphony in D Major, Op. 11 No. 2
Franz Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Hob. VIIIb/1
Pablo Ferrández, cello
William Grant Still: Danzas de Panama, for String Orchestra
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385 ‘Haffner’