CSO at Wheaton: Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto
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
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This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.