Wednesday, July 31, 2024
Russian Odyssey: Rachmaninoff & Prokofiev
Tickets for this concert are currently only available as part of a subscription series. Individual tickets go on sale in February 2024.
This program celebrates the rich variety and enduring beauty of the Russian repertoire, from the intricate textures of Prokofiev to the stark, powerful expressions of Ustvolskaya and the achingly beautiful romance of Rachmaninoff. Violin virtuosos Paul Huang and Danbi Um, described, respectively, in The Strad as possessing an “unfailing attractive, golden, and resonant tone” and as “utterly dazzling,” share the Festival stage for the first time.
PROKOFIEV Sonata in C Major for Two Violins, Op. 56
USTVOLSKAYA Trio for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano
RACHMANINOFF Trio élégiaque in D Minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 9
1 hour, 45 minutes
starting at $15