On Sale 8/1/2012
Edwin Outwater, conductor
William Wolfram, piano
Muhly: Wish You Were Here
Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2 in A Major
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major
In the final classical performance of a season saturated with the creative talents of the next generation of symphonic conductors, experience one of North America’s most creative, dynamic and engaging conductors, Edwin Outwater. Music Director of the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony in Ontario, Canada, Maestro Outwater has gained international attention for his innovative projects and brilliant performances as he revitalized the orchestra. This up and coming star leads The Phoenix Symphony in one of Prokofiev’s most popular works, his Symphony No. 5. Also, listen as William Wolfram, bronze medalist at the prestigious Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow and silver medalist at both the William Kapell and the Naumburg International Piano Competitions, attacks Liszt’s poetic yet unconventional Piano Concerto No. 2.