Masterworks IV – Epic Sounds: Strauss & Rachmaninoff
March 12, 2023 at 3 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts
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Masterworks IV – Epic Sounds: Strauss & Rachmaninoff

Sunday, March 12, 2023 at 3 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Lucas Richman, conductor
Gabriela Martinez, piano
Kenneth Fuchs, composer

The BSO has never been bigger: don’t miss this chance to experience a concert of epic proportions!

What’s Interesting About This Concert

  • Composer Kenneth Fuchs won the 2019 Grammy Award for Best Classical Compendium Album and is the BSO’s 2022 winner of the Ellis-Beauregard Foundation Composer Award
  • Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganinifeatures some of the composer’s most gorgeous melodies and ingenious writing for piano
  • Strauss’s Also Sprach Zarathustra was famously used to open Kubrick’s famous film, 2001: A Space Odyssey

 

The Program

  • Kenneth Fuchs World Premiere
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
    • Gabriela Martinez, piano
  • Richard StraussAlso Sprach Zarathustra

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