Rachmaninov Piano Concerto 2

SSO Gala

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto 2

Schedule

Fri / 12 Apr 2019 / 7:30PM

Venue

Esplanade Concert Hall

Programme

  • RAVEL
    La Valse
  • LUTOSLAWSKI
    Concerto for Orchestra
  • RACHMANINOV
    Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18

DARK MAJESTY, WILD ELEGANCE

The Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2: dark majesty, breathtaking Romanticism. The Lutoslawski Concerto for Orchestra, “an episodic symbiosis with folk music”. Ravel’s bewitching La Valse, a spine-tingling tribute to the waltz, hypnotic and exhilarating, intoxicating and elegant, ending in astonishment. This SSO Gala teams up two up-and-coming young artistes, French conductor Lionel Bringuier and Uzbek pianist Behzod Abduraimov.

This is a pianist who has it all: silky delicacy, mighty thunder-power, rare clarity – Seattle Times

Attend This Concert

If you're already coming for the Rachmaninov, you would also want to hear Ravel's astonishing La Valse.

Featuring

  • Lionel Bringuier, conductor
  • Behzod Abduraimov, piano

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Pre-concert Talk:

  • 6.30pm | library@esplanade

Standard Tickets:

$98, $78, $58, $38, $25

Admission Advice:
No admission for infants-in-arms and children below 6 years of age.
Latecomers may expect to be admitted after La Valse . Subject to change at the discretion of the performers.

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