RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Capriccio espagnol
RACHMANINOV Piano Concerto No.2
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No.6, ‘Pathétique’
A sensational Russian programme, performed with internationally acclaimed pianist Peter Donohoe. The programme opens with Rimsky-Korsakov’s musical translation of Spanish folk music, now a standard in Russian repertoire, followed by Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No.2, arguably one of the most influential and enduringly popular pieces of the Romantic movement. This awe-inspiring concert closes with Tchaikovsky’s Sixth Symphony, first performed just nine days before the composer’s death.
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