CANCELLED: Spokane Symphony Masterworks 8: Russian Passions
The Spokane Symphony has made the difficult decision to cancel the remainder of the 2019-20 season due to the global pandemic of the coronavirus/COVID-19, and the inability to hold large gatherings.
Saturday, March 28, 2020 8pm
Sunday, March 29, 2020 3pm
Doors open 90 minutes before the concerts.
JAMES LOWE, CONDUCTOR
JOYCE YANG, PIANO
Music from three Russian masters: Stravinsky, Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky.
Igor Stravinsky — Divertimento from The Fairy’s Kiss
Stravinsky blends Tchaikovsky’s beautiful melodies with his own intense rhythms in this tribute to Tchaikovsky, his childhood idol.
Sergei Rachmaninoff — Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Featuring Joyce Yang. Rachmaninoff wrote this set of variations a theme by the 18th century virtuoso violinist to showcase his virtuosity as a pianist. It includes the breathtaking music heard in movies, Somewhere in Time and Groundhog Day.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — Symphony No. 6, Pathétique
Tchaikovsky described his Sixth Symphony, nicknamed Pathétique — from the Russian word for ‘passionate’ — as “the best thing I ever composed or shall compose.”
ATTEND THE LOWEDOWN WITH JAMES LOWE
THURSDAY, MAR. 26, 12-1:30PM — 1st Ave Coffee; 1011 W. 1st Ave.
Free and Open to the Public
ATTEND THE MASTER CLASS WITH JOYCE YANG
FRIDAY, MAR. 27, 3-5PM — Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox
Free and Open to the Public
MAKING CONCERTS FUN!
- Come for a talk about the music one hour before each concert (doors open 90 minutes early)
- Phones on and silent allowed
- Bring your drinks to your seats
- Clap when you like what you hear
ABOUT THE GUEST ARTIST
Blessed with “poetic and sensitive pianism” (Washington Post) and a “wondrous sense of color” (San Francisco Classical Voice), Grammy-nominated pianist Joyce Yang captivates audiences with her virtuosity, lyricism, and interpretive sensitivity. MORE
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