Sunday, March 5, 2017
“Russia’s oldest symphony orchestra surpassed all expectations… the St. Petersburg Philharmonic spilled forth music in the purest form possible—straight from each score’s soul and into the hearts of listeners” (The Washington Post). The acclaimed St. Petersburg Philharmonic and Music Director Yuri Temirkanov return to Symphony Center with a performance of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 and Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1 featuring Russian pianist Nikolai Lugansky.
Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
Schumann Intermezzo from Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op. 26 [Lugansky ENCORE]Prokofiev Amoroso from Cinderella [ENCORE]
St. Petersburg PhilharmonicYuri Temirkanov conductorNikolai Lugansky piano
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