April 29, 2023 - 7:30pm
PRECONCERT CHAT: 6:45pm
• Tennis connection - Geneva Lewis’s father is Chris Lewis, the former tennis pro who reached the 1983 Wimbledon singles final as an unseeded player.
• Hostile reception - Critic Eduard Hanslick said the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto proved that "...music can exist which stinks to the ear..."
• Unappreciated master - Known as one of the world’s leading conductors, Mahler composed in his spare time. His works were widely regarded as oddities during his lifetime.
- Weber Der Freischütz Overture
- Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35
Geneva Lewis, violin
- Mahler Symphony No. 1 in D Major "Titan"
Whitehead Auditorium. Reservations Required.
Tickets $28 each. Call (229) 333-2150.