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Celebrated pianist Inon Barnatan is featured in Rachmaninoff’s Concerto No. 2, a work that established him as a major composer and remains one of his most enduringly popular pieces. To close the program, the Festival Orchestra performs a beloved work of the symphonic repertoire, Rimsky Korsakov’s Scheherazade. This exhilarating musical journey of love, intrigue and adventure prominently showcases nearly all of the Orchestra’s principal players.
Robert Moody, conductor
Inon Barnatan, piano
Rachmaninoff: Concerto No. 2 for Piano and Orchestra
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, op. 35
Inon Barnatan performing an excerpt from Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5