Prairie Performances

Resounding Russians


Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky By Nikolai Kuznetsov - Nikolai Dimitriyevich Kuznetsov's (1850 - 1929), Public Domain,

On this week's Prairie Performances, Friday night at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9: Alexander Toradze is the featured soloist in this performance of Sergei Prokofiev’s 3rd Piano Concerto with the Illinois Symphony Orchestra, led by Alastair Willis. Also on this program, themed “Resounding Russians,” you will hear the Russlan and Ludmilla Overtue by Glinka and the 4th Symphony by Tchaikovsky.

"Resounding Russians" (10/2-3/15)

Illinois Symphony Orchestra
Alastair Willis, conductor
Alexander Toradze, piano

GlinkaRusslan and Ludmila Overture

Prokofiev | Piano Concerto No. 3, Op 26, C Major
Alexander Toradze, piano

Tchaikovsky | Symphony NO. 4, Op 36, f minor