NORTHWEST SINFONIETTA

04.19.13| 7:30 pm

Nordstrom Hall at Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA

Chagnard: Embargo, Suite Cubana. World Premiere Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 Mozart: Symphony No. 39 Awadagin Pratt, piano and conductor Among his generation of concert artists, pianist Awadagin Pratt is acclaimed for his musical insight and intensely involving performances in recital and with symphony orchestras. As a conductor, Mr. Pratt has participated in the American Symphony Orchestra League and Conductor's Guild workshops and the National Conducting Institute, where he worked closely with Leonard Slatkin and conducted the National Symphony at the Kennedy Center. He has also conducted the Toledo, New Mexico, Winston-Salem, Santa Fe and Prince George County symphonies, the Concertante di Chicago and two orchestras in Japan. "...funky, intense, fiercely himself." - The New York Times


Directions

Benaroya Hall lies in the heart of downtown Seattle. It occupies the entire block between Second and Third avenues, and Union and University streets. The public entrance to the Hall is along Third Avenue. The parking garage entrance is on Second Avenue, just south of Union Street. Southbound I-5 Take the Union Street exit (#165B). Continue onto Union Street and proceed approximately five blocks to Second Avenue. Turn left onto Second Avenue. The Benaroya Hall parking garage will be on your immediate left. The garage entrance is on Second Avenue, just south of Union Street. Northbound I-5 Exit left onto Seneca Street (exit #165). Proceed two blocks and turn right onto Fourth Avenue. Continue two blocks. Turn left onto Union Street. Continue two blocks. Turn left onto Second Avenue. The Benaroya Hall parking garage will be on your immediate left. The garage entrance is on Second Avenue, just south of Union Street. Northbound I-5 via Westbound I-90 Take the 2C exit for I-5 North. Follow signs for Madison Street/Convention Place and merge right onto Seventh Avenue. Turn left onto Madison Street. Proceed three blocks and turn right onto Fourth Avenue. Continue four blocks. Turn left onto Union Street. Continue two blocks. Turn left onto Second Avenue. The Benaroya Hall parking garage will be on your immediate left. The garage entrance is on Second Avenue, just south of Union Street.