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Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3

Rossen Milanov, conductor
Natasha Paremski, piano

Program:
RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 3
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5

Part two of the Russian Winter Festival, click here to view part one.

The second program of the Russian Winter Festival boasts two monumental scores—Rachmaninoff’s virtuosic and expansive Piano Concerto No. 3 (featured in the Oscar-winning movie Shine), and Shostakovich’s mighty Fifth Symphony, the bold piece in which he defied the brutal Soviet government at the risk of his own life.

Accompaniments:
 Prelude – Saturday w/ Christopher Purdy
 Soundbites – Dish inspired by Mussorgsky/Ravel’s Pictures at an Exhibition
 Subject Matter – Tuesday, January 5 - Russia and its Cultural Elite in the Late 19th Century