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Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

Rossen Milanov, conductor

Program:
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Russian Easter Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY: Suite from Swan Lake
STRAVINSKY: Circus Polka
MUSSORGSKY/RAVEL: Pictures at an Exhibition

Part one of the Russian Winter Festival, click here to view part two.

This two-part celebration offers the crème de la crème of Russia’s countless treasures including the elegant melodies of Tchaikovsky’s most beloved ballet, the riveting celebrations of Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Overture, and the vivid gallery of sketches that make up Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.

Accompaniments:
 Prelude – Friday with Christopher Purdy
 Soundbites – Dish inspired by Mussorgsky/Ravel’s Pictures at an Exhibition
 Subject Matter – Tuesday, January 5 - Russia and its Cultural Elite in the Late 19th Century
 Mozart to Matisse – Wednesday, January 6 – Chagall and the Great Russian Composers
 Postlude – During our Russian Winter Festival celebrate like a Russian! Join us for vodka tasting after the concert with Rossen and CSO musicians (Galbreath Pavilion area Friday night only)