June 7, 2014
Returning to Columbia to open the Missouri Symphony Orchestra 2014 Hot Summer Nights Festival is 13-year-old pianist Umi Garrett. Three years ago she wowed Hot Summer Nights audiences and she returns to perform Chopin Piano Concerto no. 1. Since age 8, Umi has thrilled audiences worldwide and was recently named a Young Steinway Artist. The orchestra performs Beethoven Symphony no. 7. This concert is part of the 2014 Hot Summer Nights Festival — Masterworks Series. Call the box office for series ticket information. 573-882-3781.