Rachmaninov & Tchaikovsky

Feb 14

8:00 PM

Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado leads a program of Russian masterworks including Tchaikovsky's First Symphony, which showcases the composer's sense of drama, orchestral color and melody. Simon Trpčeski brings his “electrifying virtuosity” (The London Times) to Rachmaninov’s formidable Third Piano Concerto.


Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 3
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 1 (Winter Dreams)


Preconcert conversation with Carl Grapentine
30 minute run-time

Thursday, February 14, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage
Saturday, February 16, 6:45-7:15 Armour Stage
Sunday, February 17, 1:45-2:15 Armour Stage

Additional Dates for this Program


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Classic Encounter Media Sponsor: Media Sponsor: 93XRT   

Classic Encounter Event Partner: Event Partner: Nando's Periperi   

This concert is partially supported by a generous grant from the E. Nakamichi Foundation.

This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.