Greenville Symphony Orchestra: “Tcheers” for Tchaikovksy

Edvard Tchvizhel, music directorCarolina Live sees “green” on this edition of the program, with concerts from two Carolina cities with top-notch orchestras and conductors: the Greenville Symphony in South Carolina and the Greensboro Symphony in North Carolina. The concert from the Palmetto State celebrates Tchaikovsky with two favorites by the Russian master in a program conducted by Edvard Tchivzhel and featuring violinist Rachel Lee. The second concert featured includes Russian music director Dmitri Sitkovetsky, but has a 20th century American focus, with works by Copland and Gershwin, as well as guest violinist Stefani Collins playing Barber’s concerto.

 

 

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Billboard and introduction to Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 in e-minor - Lauren Rico





PETER ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 5 in e-minor
Greenville Symphony Orchestra
Edvard Tchvizhel, music director





Break and introduction to Copland's El Salón México - Lauren Rico and Mike McKay





AARON COPLAND - El Salón México
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor





Introduction to Barber's Violin Concerto - Lauren Rico





SAMUEL BARBER - Violin Concerto
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor
Stefani Collins, guest violinist





Introduction to Gershwin's An American in Paris - Lauren Rico





GEORGE GERSHWIN - An American in Paris
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor





End of the show - Lauren Rico and Mike McKay