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Prokofiev: Beyond Peter and the Wolf

Brian Ganz, piano
Magdalena Wór, mezzo-soprano
National Philharmonic Chorale
Victoria Gau, conductor

Award-winning DC pianist Brian Ganz performs Prokofiev’s thrilling Piano Concerto No. 3, rich with lyrical passages and propulsive tempi. Prokofiev wrote several scores for films, including two on this program—the music for the lighthearted Lieutenant Kijé and the 1938 historical drama Alexander Nevsky, a collaboration with Sergei Eisenstein, one of the greatest Russian film directors.

Prokofiev Lieutenant Kijé Suite
Piano Concerto No. 3
Alexander Nevsky Suite

Event begins at 8:00PM

Presented by: National Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorale

Featured Artist(s): Brian Ganz, piano; Magdalena Wór, mezzo-soprano; National Philharmonic Chorale; Victoria Gau, conductor

Categories: Music: Classical

Event Venue

The Music Center at Strathmore

5301 Tuckerman Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852
  • Saturday, November 10, 2012
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