Prairie Performances

Resounding Russians

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Sergei Rachmaninoff public domain via Wikimedia Commons

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

"Resounding Russians"

Illinois Symphony Orchestra
Alastair Willis, conductor
Alexander Toradze, piano

Glinka | Russlan and Ludmila Overture
Prokofiev | Piano Concerto No. 3, Op 26, C Major
                Alexander Toradze, piano

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