On Friday, September 21, at 7:30 pm, the Peabody Symphony Orchestra will open the Peabody 2018-19 concert season. Assistant Conductor Hilo Carriel, the BSO-Peabody Conducting Fellow, will lead Richard Wagner’s Overture to Rienzi. Ruth Blaustein Rosenberg Artistic Director of Ensembles Joseph Young (pictured) will then take the podium for Carl Nielsen’s Clarinet Concerto, Op. 57, featuring faculty artist and clarinetist Alexander Fiterstein, a first prize winner at the Carl Nielsen International Clarinet Competition. Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 44, finishes the program.
This concert, in Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall, will be free. Reserve advance tickets online or by calling the box office at 667-208-6620.