Liza Ferschtman in Sibelius’ Violin Concerto
Date: 11th August 2017
Venue: Great Hall
musician’s bio: liza ferschtman
Born in a musical family, Liza started studying the violin at the age of 5. At the age of 15, she won first prize at the Iordens Viooldagen competition. She has also been awarded the Nederlandse Muziekprijs. Over her career, Liza has performed as a soloist and a chamber musician. Her work has taken her all across the world and she performed at some of the best concert halls in Europe.
The concert features Jan Latham-Koenig leading the Symfonieorkest Vlaanderen and Liza Ferschtman as a soloist. The musicians will perform three pieces of classical music.
Pelléas et Mélisande by Sibelius
Scored for the opera by the same name, Jean Sibelius composed this piece in 1905. The piece comprises of 10 movements and is known for its subtlety of sound.
Violin Concerto by Sibelius
Written by Jean Sibelius in 1904, this is his only concerto. The violin writing in this piece is considered purely virtuosic with a lot of showmanship owing to its complicated and tight sequencing. The entire piece has three movements and is written in the classical style.
Symphony No 2. By Tchaikovsky
Composed in 1872 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, this composition is regarded as one of his most joyful scores. It is nicknamed the Little Russian due to its use of folk songs. The piece has 4 movements.
- Liza Ferschtman - Violin
- Symfonieorkest Vlaanderen
- Jan Latham-Koenig - Conductor
- Sibelius - Parts of "Pelléas et Mélisande", op. 46
- Sibelius - Violin Concerto in d, op. 47
- Tchaikovsky - Second Symphony in C, op. 17 'Small Russian "
- Prices of drinks included.
- This concert has a break.
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