Event Calendar

Chopin Piano Concerto and Enigma Variations

Rossen Milanov, Conductor

Fei-Fei, piano 


Mendelssohn - Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1
Elgar - Enigma Variations

A musical mystery that has not been solved for more than a century is the theme that opens the celebrated Enigma Variations by the British composer known for his grand, yet intimate, style. Each one of the 13 variations paint a portrait of his closest friends. Perhaps one of the solutions of Elgar’s enigmas could be heard in Mendelssohn’s sea-inspired overture that opens the program. Chopin’s Piano Concerto offers great quantities of beautiful writing for the piano.


Friday Coffee Dress: Nov. 15 | 10am
Prelude: Join Rossen for a pre-concert discussion
Postlude: Stay for a chamber music performance by Columbus Symphony musicians