Slatkin Conducts The Planets
Leonard Slatkin, conductor (January 18 and 19)
Courtney Lewis, conductor (January 20)
St. Louis Symphony Chorus
Amy Kaiser, director
MCTEE Double Play
STRAVINSKY Symphony of Psalms
HOLST The Planets
STL Symphony Conductor Laureate Leonard Slatkin returns to conduct Holst’s celestial masterpiece, The Planets. Portraying the astrological character of the planets, Holst vividly portrays a martial Mars, jolly Jupiter, mystical Neptune and more sure to ignite your musical imagination.
scheduling conflicts, Maestro Slatkin will conduct the performances on January
18 and 19 only. Courtney Lewis, Associate Conductor of the Minnesota Orchestra,
will conduct the concert on Sunday, January 20.