Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto

Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto

Natasha Paremski performed Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1, conducted by Andrew Litton. The program also included Rimsky-Korsakov and Vaughan Williams. Photos by Greg Helgeson.


Maestro Litton opened Friday evening's concert by dedicating the performance to the city of Paris. Je suis Paris.

Andrew Litton conducting Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1.

Andrew Litton conducts.

Soloist Natasha Paremski with an artistic flourish.

Natasha Paremski playing with focus and intensity.

Minnesota Orchestra flute section.

Soloist and conductor.

A well-deserved standing ovation.

Artist Dick Poey discussing his sculpture of Kathryn Nettleman.

Artist Dick Poey and inspiration Kathryn Nettleman.

Bassists Kathryn Nettleman and Kristen Bruya converse with patrons in the lobby.

Bassist David Williamson enjoying a conversation with patrons.

Bassist Robert Anderson enjoys a laugh post-concert.

It's Tommie Night at Orchestra Hall!

Wendy Williams and students from the University of St. Thomas.

Concertmaster Erin Keefe answers questions from students on Tommie Night.

Saturday night's post-concert Nightcap in the Target Atrium.

Elgar's Piano Quintet featuring Andrew Litton and members of the Minnesota Orchestra Rui Du, Rebecca Corrucini, Megan Tam and Eugena Chang.

Minnesota Orchestra Staff