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KU Symphony Orchestra with special guest Benjamin Beilman, violin

Monday, September 21, 2015

Benjamin Beilman is the recipient of a prestigious 2014 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship, the 2012 Avery Fisher Career Grant and a London Music Masters Award. He performs regularly with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, has been featured in the great recital halls of the world and recently made his Alice Tully Hall debut. Beilman has performed as a soloist with some of the world’s most renowned orchestras, including the Philadelphia Orchestra, Zürich Kammerorchester and Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Mexico.

He will perform Camille Saint-Saëns’ Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61 at the Lied Center with the University of Kansas Symphony Orchestra (KUSO), and the orchestra will also present Hector Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique. KUSO is the premier orchestral organization in the KU School of Music. It is led by the internationally-renowned Director of Orchestral Activities David Neely, who is recognized for his polished, expressive performances, leading the orchestra in repertoire ranging from the Baroque period to 21st century masterworks.

Learn more and purchase tickets: http://lied.ku.edu/event/benjamin-beilman/

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