Elim Chan, conductor
Martin Grubinger, percussion
TAN DUN The Tears of Nature
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 2, “Little Russian”
Conductor Elim Chan makes her SLSO debut with Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky’s Second Symphony, celebrating the folksong of his native Russia. Tan Dun’s percussion concerto captures the threat, sadness, and resolve of humanity in the face of natural crises.