He will perform Camille Saint-Saëns’ Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61 at the Lied Center with the University of Kansas Symphony Orchestra (KUSO), and the orchestra will also present Hector Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique. KUSO is the premier orchestral organization in the KU School of Music. It is led by the internationally-renowned Director of Orchestral Activities David Neely, who is recognized for his polished, expressive performances, leading the orchestra in repertoire ranging from the Baroque period to 21st century masterworks.
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Additional event: Conversation with David Neeley
Friday, Sept. 25, 2:30 p.m. | Lied Center Seymour Gallery
Join the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute for a pre-performance conversation with conductor David Neely about the KU Symphony’s performance. Reception to follow.