CSO at Wheaton: Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto

Nov 16

7:30 PM

Sibelius, Tchaikovksy, Rachmaninov

Friday, November 16, 2018

Danish conductor Thomas Søndergård leads the CSO in a program that pairs two Russian masterpieces: Rachmaninov's powerful First Symphony, imbued with heroism and pathos, and Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto. Alexander Gavrylyuk, a pianist who "enchants with his incredible virtuosity and thought-provoking playing" (De Telegraaf), makes his CSO debut with this monumental work.

Approximate concert duration: 111 minutes including intermission


Sibelius Nocturne and Ballade from King Christian II
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1
Rachmaninov Symphony No. 1


Global Sponsor of the CSO

This performance is generously sponsored by the JCS Fund of the DuPage Foundation.   

The CSO presents this concert in collaboration with Wheaton College and the Wheaton College Artist Series. Learn more at Wheaton.edu or Artistseries.org.

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