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Meyer conducts Prokofiev & Brahms
A celebration of music and the sheer joy it provides.
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Modesto Symphony Orchestra Association

Meyer conducts

Prokofiev & Brahms

Friday, April 1, 2022, 7:30 pm
Saturday, April 2, 2022, 7:30 pm
Gallo Center for the Arts, Mary Stuart Rogers Theater

Dirk Meyer, conductor
Alexander Korsantia, piano

Tonight features one of our four Music Director candidates. We would love for your feedback on their performance by filling out this survey here. For more information about our Music Director search, click here.

The Modesto Symphony Orchestra stands with Ukraine. The growing humanitarian crisis and violent conflict is heartbreaking and we support the people of Ukraine and their resiliency and courage.

Osvaldo Golijov (b. 1960)

Sidereus (2010)

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)

Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26  (1921)
Alexander Korsantia, piano

  1. Andante– Allegro
  2. Tema con variazioni
  3. Allegro, ma non troppo  


Johannes Brahms  (1833-1897)

Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68 (1876)

  1. Un poco sostenuto— Allegro – Meno allegro 
  2. Andante sostenuto 
  3. Un Poco Allegretto e Grazioso
  4. Adagio — Più andante — Allegro non troppo, ma con brio – Più allegro  

The Doubletree by Hilton Modesto is the official hotel of the Modesto Symphony Orchestra.

Thank You

The Modesto Symphony Orchestra gratefully acknowledges the following sponsor for supporting this weekend’s post-concert reception.

Friday, April 1, 2022

Bob Saunders

For a full listing of donors & sponsors, click here.

Thank you for wearing your mask!
For the safety of all concertgoers, masks are strongly recommended for all patrons. Thank you!

Photography, sound, or video recording of this performance is strictly prohibited. Please remember to silence all electronic devices and refrain from text messaging during the concert. Mobile devices may be used to read program notes during the concert.

Program and artists subject to change. E&OE.