Where Classical Meets Jazz - Crossover Concerto
Where Classical Meets Jazz – Crossover Concerto
Sunday, March 01, 2009 in Chicago at 8:00 pm
Where Classical Meets Jazz
Saturday, March 1, 2009 at 8 p.m.
220 S. Michigan Ave
Chicago Premiere and First U.S. Appearance since the acclaimed 2006 premiere at New York’s Lincoln Center
“A Musical Exchange With the Best Russia Has to Offer.” –New York Times
YURI BASHMET – 2008 Grammy Award winner
“without doubt, one of the world’s greatest living musicians.” –The Times of London
[Russia’s] “Most Celebrated Jazz Man” –JazzTimes
Composer & Pianist
MOSCOW SOLOISTS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
IGOR BUTMAN’S BIG BAND
Program includes chamber music works by Bach, Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich as well as Raykhelson’s Jazz Suite for Viola, Saxophone, Piano and String orchestra, written especially for Bashmet, Butman and their ensembles.
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NATIONAL PHILHARMONIC OF RUSSIA
DENIS MATSUEV – Tchaikovsky Piano Competition Winner
Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 8 p.m.