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saturday, March 8, 2014, 7:30 P.M.

Masterworks IV

Rising Star
Performing

David Lockington, conductor
Alexander Schimpf, piano

Location

The Smith Center
Pre-concert conversation begins promptly at 6:45 p.m.
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Program Notes

Program  
MUSSORGSKY Prelude to Khovanshchina, "Dawn Over the Moscow River"
TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23
Intermission
SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 43

Winner of the prestigious 2011 Cleveland Piano Competition and first prize winner of the 2009 International Beethoven Competition in Vienna, this season’s Rising Star soloist German pianist Alexander Schimpf will perform Tchaikovsky’s revered Piano Concerto No. 1 in a program conducted by David Lockington.

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Saturday, September 28, 2013, 7:30pm
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Masterworks II
Saturday, November 23, 2013, 7:30pm
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Masterworks V
Saturday, April 26, 2014, 7:30pm
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