Nathalie Stutzmann, conductor
Ricardo Morales, clarinet
MAZZOLI Sinfonia (for Orbiting Spheres)
MOZART Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K. 622
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90, “Italian”
Mozart’s last completed major work truly makes the instrument sing, especially in the hands of Philadelphia’s renowned principal clarinetist. Mendelssohn’s musical postcard of his travels through Italy is widely beloved and considered one of the best examples of his genius.