- Friday, 09 Mar 2012
- Bovard Auditorium
- 7:30 pm
- Vivaldi Double Cello Concerto in G minor, RV531
- Haydn Cello Concerto No. 2 in D major
- Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor
- Thomas Demenga Double Concerto (US premiere)
- Haydn Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major listen
The opening performance of the festival presents seven distinguished international artists for an evening of diverse cello concertos. The Festival Orchestra, led by LACO musicians, joins this array of acclaimed cellists under the direction of Hugh Wolff.
This wide-ranging evening of cello performances features the talents of Antonio Lysy and Peter Stumpf with Vivaldi’s Double Cello Concerto, Jian Wang with Haydn’s Concerto in D major, Narek Hakhnazaryan with Saint-Saëns’ Concerto in A minor, brothers Thomas and Patrick Demenga performing the US premiere of Thomas Demenga’s Double Concerto and Jean-Guihen Queyras with Haydn’s Concerto in C major.
Visit LACO’s Piatigorsky International Cello Festival page for more information.
box office info
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To purchase tickets for individual events and multi-day passes as well as reduced student tickets, visit the Festival website. Tickets are not available to purchase through LACO.