May 5 2023
Diane Tate and Timothy Muffitt
Original Air Date: 2/19/23 - For 20 years, the Irene W. & CB Pennington Foundation has underwritten a series of concerts with the Baton Rouge Symphony featuring the likes of Itzhak Pearlman, Yo-Yo Ma, Dianna Ross, Johnny Mathis, Chris Botti, Renée Fleming, Natalie Cole, Kristin Chenoweth, Trisha Yearwood and Chicago. Maestro Emeritus Timothy Muffitt and Diane Tate, who chairs the Irene W. & C.B. Pennington Great Performers in Concert Series, join host Pam Bordelon to talk about how this series has become one of the most-anticipated events in town and the upcoming 20th anniversary performance starring GRAMMY® award-winning and international renowned violinist Hilary Hahn, who joins the orchestra in performing Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35.