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Concerts with Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra; Kennedy Center SHIFT Festival


This April, Alisa Weilerstein returns for several U.S. dates with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.

On April 5, 6 & 11, Alisa highlights the Cello Concerto by Witold Lutosławski in the orchestra’s hometown. Music director Krzysztof Urbański conducts.

Then, on April 13, Alisa and the orchestra make their way to Washington, DC to perform as a part of the Kennedy Center’s SHIFT: A Festival of American Orchestras.

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Alisa Weilerstein joins Alan Gilbert and Cleveland Orchestra


From March 15-18, 2018, Alisa Weilerstein appears as featured soloist as a part of the Cleveland Orchestra’s Centennial Season.

For the performances, Alisa and the orchestra perform Barber’s Cello Concerto, which she describes as “a very emotional piece…with fireworks and aching lyricism.” Together, they play under the baton of Alan Gilbert, Alisa’s friend and past collaborator.

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Alisa Weilerstein tours with Czech Philharmonic


This month, Alisa Weilerstein embarks on a European tour as soloist with the Czech Philharmonic.

The tour begins in the United Kingdom, where on February 11 Alisa performs the Shostakovich Cello Concerto in Bristol, in a program also featuring Dvořák’s Symphonic Variations and New World Symphony.

On February 12, Alisa travels to Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall, performing Dvořák’s Cello Concerto. 

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