Conductor Xian Zhang returns to Seattle to lead a program featuring music by William Grant Still, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and Ludwig van Beethoven. Concerts might look different, but the music is still essential.
Conductor Joseph Young makes his Seattle Symphony debut with a program featuring music by Shostakovich & Haydn, plus a moving tribute by Carlos Simon.
Violinist Simone Porter grew up in Seattle. In this interview she reflects on the essential role music and art plays in our lives.
Concertmaster Noah Geller reflects on the impact that Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto has had on his musical journey.
Violinist Rachell Ellen Wong talks about the sounds of nature and celebration throughout Vivaldi's Four Seasons.
The Essential Series blends the richness of symphonic music with original music by local artists.