Barber’s Violin Concerto

Location: Abravanel Hall
Price Range: Starting at $21.00
Duration: 2 hours with intermission

April 28, 2017 | 7:30 PMFind Tickets
April 29, 2017 | 7:30 PMFind Tickets


Jun Märkl, conductor
Karen Gomyo, violin


Barber Adagio for Strings
Barber Violin Concerto
Brahms Piano Quartet No. 1 (orchestrated by Arnold Schoenberg)

Technical Fireworks

Known as the American Romantic, Samuel Barber wrote a piece so explosive, he had to prove to his commissioner the finale was not, indeed, unplayable. Now’s your chance to hear the unremitting virtuosity performed live.


US Veterans are invited to attend this concert free of charge, as part of USUO’s Arts in Service to the Military Cultural Festival. Tickets are free but limited in number; they are available through VetTix.org.

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Masterworks Series Sponsor:

Eccles Foundation   OC Tanner

Conductor Sponsor:

Larry H. and Gail Miller Family Foundation