With a work the composer describes as “dreams of a winter journey,” a young Tchaikovsky was the first to compose a truly Russian symphony that did not attempt to imitate the looming Germanic style. Contained within are the sounds of the expansive tundra, and a grand style of expression that became a hallmark of Russian music well into the 20th century.
Conductor: Nathan Aspinall
Location: Robert E. Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts
For more information call: 904-354-5547
Or visit: https://www.jaxsymphony.org/event/tchaikovsky-symphony-no-1-coffee/