Valentina Lisitsa Plays Grieg’s Piano Concerto with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

March 19, 2014

Tonight at 7:00 on WILL-FM’s “Evening Concert” Youtube sensation Valentina Lisitsa plays Grieg’s “Piano Concerto” with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Yan Pascal Tortelier guest conducts. Also on the program, Ravel’s “Rhapsodie Espagnole” and Elgar’s tone poem, “In the South”.  

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (#13-14_24)

Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor; *Valentina Lisitsa, piano

*GRIEG: Piano Concerto in A Minor [Encore 1: LISZT: Grand Etudes of Paganini, No. 3; “La campanella;” Encore 2: SCHUBERT: “Ave Maria”];

RAVEL: Rhapsodie Espagnole

ELGAR: In the South, “Alassio;”

Osvaldo GOLIJOV: Sidereus

[Fill: DEBUSSY: “La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin;” Peter Sullivan, trombone; Rebecca Bower Cherian, trombone; Murray Crewe, bass trombone; Craig Knox, tuba];


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