Welcome the return of spring with the joyous Symphony No. 1 from Robert Schumann,
the first of the great Romantic composers. Our evening begins with the rarely-performed overture for his only opera, Genoveva, praised by The New York Times as “a tapestry of impassioned romantic melody.” The excitement continues as we showcase the talented winner of the University of Redlands’ annual concerto competition.
Annual Concerto Competition Winner
To be announced…
The winner of the annual Concerto Competition is announced each January.Read More
In his first orchestral work, Robert Schumann burst onto the concert scene with a vivid celebration of the arrival of spring— a symphony he described as a “summons to awakening”.
Discover New Talent
Hear one of tomorrow’s rising stars when the winner of the University of Redlands’ annual Concerto Competition takes the stage with the Redlands Symphony.
Feel the Passion
From the medieval drama of Genoveva to the final bars of the “Spring” Symphony, you’ll be revitalized by the emotional depth of this music from the first of the great Romantics.