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The American Virtuoso Violin

Eminent violinist Elena Urioste brings her formidable talent to this concert featuring American works for violin. Signs of Life II, by the late American composer Russell Peck, features lush and invigorating music for string orchestra. Second on the program is the world premiere of Two Lyric Pieces by Steven Gerber, one of America’s most accessible contemporary composers. The evening also includes the late Washington, DC, composer Andreas Makris’s compelling Violin Concerto and Leonard Bernstein’s Serenade, a musical tribute to love’s power.

Peck Signs of Life II
Gerber Two Lyric Pieces (world premiere)
Makris Violin Concerto
Bernstein Serenade

Event begins at 8:00PM

Presented by: National Philharmonic Orchestra

Featured Artist(s): Elena Urioste, violin Piotr Gajewski, conductor

Categories: Music: Classical

Event Venue

The Music Center at Strathmore

5301 Tuckerman Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852
  • Saturday, March 2, 2013

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