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Storgårds Conducts Rachmaninoff

2018-01-17 20:00 2018-01-18 23:00 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: Storgårds Conducts Rachmaninoff

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Few musicians in the world have the skill to master Dmitri Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 1. The original soloist reportedly begged the composer in rehearsal: “For God’s sake Dmitri, give me eight bars of rest, so that I can wipe the sweat off my neck!”  Thrill to the prowess of violin virtuoso Guy Braunstein as he matches his mettle to the electrifying work.
 

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Southam Hall,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
January 17 - 18, 2018
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John Storgårds © Freestyle Photography
Guy Braunstein
Music Classical music Masterworks Violin
“With Storgards, instinct and refinement become one, which is a rare gift indeed.” The Telegraph, 21 July 2015, BBC Philharmonic
  • Bilingual
  • ≈ 2 hours · With intermission

Few musicians in the world have the skill to master Dmitri Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 1. The original soloist reportedly begged the composer in rehearsal: “For God’s sake Dmitri, give me eight bars of rest, so that I can wipe the sweat off my neck!” 

Thrill to the prowess of violin virtuoso Guy Braunstein as he matches his mettle to the electrifying work.
 

video: Braunstein Plays Shostakovich Violin Concerto No.1
Braunstein Plays Shostakovich Violin Concerto No.1
John Storgårds © Freestyle Photography
John Storgårds © Heikki Tuuli
John Storgårds © Freestyle Photography
Guy Braunstein
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