James Ehnes performs Shostakovich Violin Concerto #1 on August 19
Mark Kosower plays the Dvorak Cello Concerto on August 3
Anna Lee performs the Dvorak Violin Concerto on August 10
Paul Ledwon performs Beethoven's Triple Concerto on August 8
Principal Trumpet Terry Everson is featured on August 5
Principal violist Joan DerHovsepian performs in a solo role on August 8
Principal Oboe Eric Olson solos on August 12
Richard Britsch appears as a soloist on August 12
Ralph Skiano solos on August 12
Philip Pandolfi solos on August 12
Jon Kimura Parker performs the Beethoven Piano Concerto #3 on August 1

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - Dvorak and his Time I


Mark Kosower, cello

Victor Yampolsky, conductor

Alexandra Dee, emerging conductor +


Goldmark: Springtime, Op. 36 +

Dvorak: Symphony No. 8, Op. 88 in G Major

Dvorak: Cello Concerto, Op. 104 in b minor

This program has the first performance of music by Goldmark at PMF. 

Dvorak's 8th Symphony was first performed at PMF in 1974 conducted by Thor Johnson. It's most recent performance was conducted by Victor Yampolsky in 2007. Dvorak's Cello Concerto was first performed by Zara Nelsova in 1972 with Thor Johnson conducting and most recently by Lynn Harrell in 2008 with Victor Yampolsky conducting.

Mark Kosower first appeared with the PMF in 2000 performing Prokofiev's Sinfonia Concertante and most recently in 2007 in Falik's Concerto della Passione.


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August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211

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