Vasily Petrenko Conducts the SF Symphony: Pärt, Bartók and Respighi
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The last date listed for Petrenko Conducts Respighi was Saturday October 6, 2012 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Davies Symphony Hall:
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The return of last season's mega-successful Beethoven & Bates embraces both the classic and cutting-edge, with a finale featuring acclaimed Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes on Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1. The evening kicks off with Michael Tilson Thomas, the San Francisco Symphony and Rossini's Overture to La gazza ladra, with its snappy snare drums, followed by Bates, a Guggenheim Fellow and multiple composition prizewinner, joining the orchestra as they perform his Alternative Energy. Come early and learn more at an informative pre-concert discussion. Learn More
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The setting, of course, is elegant; the first piece was haunting, ethereal, transcendent; the second, a piano concerto, I will assume was excellent - I don't care for bombastic piano concertos; the last piece, Respighi's Fountains and Pines of...continued
Quotes & Highlights
“Petrenko’s physical technique is so crisp and graceful — a combination of a clear rhythmic beat and simple but expressive gestures.” —San Francisco Chronicle
Arvo Pärt: Fratres
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3
Respighi: Fountains of Rome_ (_Fontane di Roma)
Respighi: Pines of Rome_ (_Pini di Roma)
Concert length is approximately 2 hours.