The Lensic Performing Arts Center hosts a final dress rehearsal of an orchestral concert starring pianist Olga Kern and the NYE Orchestra at 1 p.m. on December 31.
Conducted by Joe Illick, a Santa Fean who is the music director and principal conductor of the Fort Worth Opera, the concert features works by Tchaikovsky. On the program are the composer’s Symphony No. 6 (Pathétique) and Piano Concerto No. 1 played by Kern, who studied at the Moscow Conservatory and won first prize at the Rachmaninoff International Piano Competition at the age of 17.
This family-friendly concert is designed for adults and kids and priced at $20 (adults) and $5 (children).