“Music at the Museum” returns with a stirring program of piano duets featuring compositions by Rachmaninoff, Shostakovich, and Arensky on Saturday, February 19, 2011. For the first time, two pianos will fill TMORA’s galleries with dynamic Russian classical music!
Each of the four pianist’s impressive record of achievement in international competitions and performances on local, national and international stages are detailed in the concert program.
Alexander Braginsky, piano
Denis Evstuhin, piano
Ivan Konev, piano
Anton Melnichenko, piano
Concertino for two pianos, op. 94, Dmitri Shostakovich
Perfomed by Denis Evstuhin & Anton Melnichenko (1906-1975)
Suite No. 1 for two pianos in G minor, op. 5 Sergei Rachmaninoff
Performed by Ivan Konev & Denis Evstuhin
Symphonic Dances, op. 45 Sergei Rachmaninoff
Performed by Denis Evstuhin & Anton Melnichenko
Suite No. 1 for two pianos in F major, Op. 15 Anton Arensky
Performed by Denis Evstuhin & Alexander Braginsky
Doors open at 4:30pm. Performance time: two 35-40 minute programs plus a 25-minute intermission.
Cash bar with wine, beer and other beverages will be available in the Lower Gallery.
TMORA is grateful to Wells Pianos for the use of two very rare Sauter Delta pianos for this event.