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baroque conversations 5

May 21, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

Saturday, May 21, 2016 @ 8 pm
Bovard Auditorium, University of Southern California

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Tickets available through the Piatigorsky Festival website

Colin Carr, cello
Thomas Demenga, cello
Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello
Giovanni Sollima, cello

CPE BACH Cello Concerto in A major, H. 439
BOCCHERINI Cello Concerto in G major, G. 480
LEO Cello Concerto No. 3 in D minor, L. 60
PLATTI Cello Concerto in D minor, D-WD 657
VIVALDI Cello Concerto in C minor, RV 401

part of the baroque conversations series

part of the 2016 piatigorsky international cello festival

The 2016 Piatigorsky International Cello Festival, Artistic Director Ralph Kirshbaum, is presented by USC Thornton School of Music and the LA Philharmonic in partnership with the LA Chamber Orchestra. The soloists for this concert are among the 26 featured artists appearing at the 10-day Festival.

pre-concert program

Join us for a panel moderated by Gail Eichenthal of KUSC and featuring former students of Piatigorsky. This free program begins at 6:30 pm in Newman Recital Hall, just steps away from Bovard Auditorium.

venue note

This concert is held at Bovard Auditorium on the University of Southern California campus, main location of Festival events.


Single tickets are $80 for adults and seniors and $40 for students. Single tickets are available through the Festival’s website.


Parking is located in Parking Structure X (PSX) on the USC campus, with entrance off S Figueroa Street. Our partners at the Piatigorsky International Cello Festival have arranged for electric carts to shuttle patrons in need of transportation between the Parking Structure and Bovard. Click here for information on directions and parking.

Program, artists and ticket prices subject to change.

Giovanni photo Gian Maria Musarra

Giovanni photo Gian Maria Musarra

Demenga photo Ismael Lorenzo

Demenga photo Ismael Lorenzo

Queyras courtesy Jean-Guihen Queyras

Queyras courtesy Jean-Guihen Queyras

Carr photo Benjamin Ealovega

Carr photo Benjamin Ealovega

Baroque Conversations is generously sponsored by Carol & Warner Henry and the Ronus Foundation.

Thanks also to the many patrons who contributed to the Carol & Warner Henry Challenge.

If you’d like to sponsor a LACO performance or artist, click here for information.



May 21, 2016
8:00 pm
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Bovard Auditorium, USC
3551 Trousdale Pkwy
Los Angeles, CA 90089 United States
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