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Serenades for Strings

Serenades for Strings

2016 December 17, Saturday, 19.00
Lithuanian National Philharmonic Hall, Vilnius
Soloist BORIS BROVTSYN (violin)
Serenades for Strings

EDWARD ELGAR – Serenade for strings in E minor, Op. 20
KARL AMADEUS HARTMANN – Concerto funebre for violin and string orchestra
ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK – Romance for violin and orchestra in F minor, Op. 11
JOSEF SUK – Serenade for strings in E flat major, Op. 6

A prize-winner at the Tibor Varga International Violin Competition, Boris Brovtsyn has started playing violin at the age of four. At six he made his debut at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. A graduate of the Tchaikovsky Conservatoire in Moscow and Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London he has appeared with numerous musical ensembles, among them the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg, the Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo, the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, the Orchestre Philharmonique Royal de Liège, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Sinfonieorchester Basel, the Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana, the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra, the Utah Symphony Orchestra, the English Classical Players chamber orchestra to name but a few.  As a soloist, the violinist has worked with such acclaimed musicians as Sir Neville Marriner, Yuri Bashmet, Neeme Järvi, Vladimir Fedoseyev, Gerd Albrecht, Marek Janowski, Antoni Wit, Yan Pascal Tortelier, Janine Jansen, Maxim Rysanov and Alexei Ogrintchouk.

Australian conductor Nicholas Milton studied at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Michigan State University and at the Juilliard School. Milton holds four Master degrees: in Violin, Conducting, Music Theory and Philosophy. He is a winner of a number of competitions, and recipient of American and Australian awards. His concert engagements include appearances with leading orchestras in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, England, Hungary, France, Spain, the Netherlands and Asia. Milton is currently the General Music Director and Chief Conductor of the State Opera House (Saarländisches Staatstheater) in Saarbrücken, Germany.

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10, 14, 20, 30 Eur

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