Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

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Friday, April 26 | 7:30PM
Belk Theater
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Saturday, April 27 | 7:30PM
Belk Theater
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Paganini, wizard of the violin, meets Rachmaninoff, wizard of the piano. The result? One of Rachmaninoff's most popular works, with a captivating melody featuring variations on Paganini's 24 Caprices for violin. Mussorgsky's visually evocative showpiece, Pictures at an Exhibition, inspired by his walk through an art exhibition, carries listeners through a spectrum of emotions. A recently discovered Stravinsky work rounds out the program.

Andrey Boreykoconductor
George Lipiano

STRAVINSKY Funeral Song
RACHMANINOFF Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition


Friday's pre-concert talk will be replaced by a Project Harmony Prelude Performance. Students from all four Project Harmony locations take the stage to perform a prelude concert at 6:15 p.m. in Belk Theater. This concert is free and open to the public.



This weekend's concerts are made possible in part by a generous gift from Maria and John Huson. 

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