Ilya Gringolts Plays Paganini - Australian Chamber Orchestra

Ilya Gringolts Plays Paganini

30 September - 8 October 2018

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Program

CPE BACH String Symphony in C major
PAGANINI (arr. Bernard Rofe) Violin Concerto No.1 in D major
VIVALDI Concerto for Violin and 2 Cellos in C major
BARTÓK Divertimento

Artists

Ilya Gringolts Guest Director & Violin
Timo-Veikko Valve Cello
Julian Thompson Cello


Richard Tognetti first experienced the young Russian violin sensation Ilya Gringolts on the radio while driving. Listening to Paganini’s first violin concerto, Richard was so mesmerised he had to pull over to find out who had made such a visceral impression. For his ACO debut it will be Gringolts in the driver’s seat – directing the Orchestra while performing the very same concerto.


Béla Bartók’s Divertimento was part of the Australian Chamber Orchestra’s inaugural concert in 1975 – and is still one of our folk-inspired favourites today. Vivaldi’s Concerto for Violin and 2 Cellos in C major, and CPE Bach’s String Symphony in C major, round out this dazzling, virtuosic display.


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CITIES, DATES & PRICING

BOX OFFICE: 1800 444 444
(MON - FRI, 9 AM - 5 PM, AEST)