Trifonov Plays Rachmaninoff No. 3

Trifonov Plays Rachmaninoff No. 3

Tickets

  • 27 Sep 2019

    Fri 8:00 pm

    Orpheum

  • 28 Sep 2019

    Sat 8:00 pm

    Orpheum

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Otto Tausk

Otto Tausk VSO Music Director

Tickets

  • 27 Sep 2019

    Fri 8:00 pm

    Orpheum

  • 28 Sep 2019

    Sat 8:00 pm

    Orpheum

Program

Rachmaninoff

Isle of the Dead

Scriabin

Le Poème de l’extase

Rachmaninoff

Piano Concerto No. 3

Approx. 90 Minute Performance

Oft mentioned in the same breath as composer/performer geniuses Liszt and Scriabin, the astonishing young virtuoso Daniil Trifonov, Gramophone’s 2016 Artist of the Year, will transport us to another dimension with his interpretation of perhaps the most famous composer/pianist of all: Rachmaninoff. Maestro Tausk and the VSO set the scene with Russian mystical madman Alexander Scriabin’s ethereal Poème de l’extase (Poem of Ecstasy).

Please join us at 7:00PM for a pre-concert talk with Maestro Otto Tausk.

This concert is part of the 2019-2020 Masterworks Diamond series.

 

CHERNIAVSKY LAUREATE PIANIST

The Cherniavsky Laureate position is supported annually by the Gudewill Family, in honour of Janey Gudewill, Peter Cherniavsky, Mrs. B.T. Rogers and the Cherniavsky Junior Club for the Performing Arts, a foundation that annually underwrites the cost of thousands of children attending concerts during class time for schools throughout British Columbia.


 

PROGRAM NOTES

This concert is a part of the following series:

Friday & Saturday
8pm

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