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Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Shiran Wang performs Rachmaninov

Venue: Cadogan Hall

Repertoire

Smetana
Overture to The Bartered Bride
Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 2
Dvořák
Symphony No. 8

Performers

Alan Buribayev
conductor
Shiran Wang
piano

The vivacious and fiendish Overture to Smetana’s The Bartered Bride opens this gripping programme. The comic opera is often considered a major contribution to the development of Czech music.

Shiran Wang then takes centre stage to perform Rachmaninov’s Second Piano Concerto, a staple of the classical canon and a firm favourite amongst audiences, with its soaring themes and emotional journey.

Conductor Alan Buribayev then leads the Orchestra in Dvořák’s optimistic Symphony No. 8, closing what promises to be a thrilling evening of much musical variety.

Part of Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 2017-18 Resident Season

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