RPO on Tour: Northridge, CA
Britten Peter Grimes: Four Sea Interludes
Grieg Piano Concerto
Elgar Enigma Variations
Vasily Petrenko Conductor
Olga Kern Piano
This concert is part of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s tour of the United States in 2022.
Britain’s world-famous orchestra the Royal Philharmonic is celebrated for the soaring beauty of its sound. This pre-eminent ensemble returns to The Soraya with an all-star program of beloved Romantic compositions, including Sir Edward Elgar’s glorious Enigma Variations and selections from Benjamin Britten’s soaring opera Peter Grimes. Russian-American pianist Olga Kern, recognized as one of her generation’s great artists, joins to perform Edvard Grieg's dramatic and beloved Piano Concerto in A minor. Passion, versatility, and uncompromising artistic standards are hallmarks of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra as they celebrate their 75th anniversary year.