Greensboro Symphony Orchestra: All-Russian

cl-WEB-dmitry-sitkovetsky-150The Greensboro Symphony under the direction of their beloved conductor Dmitry Sitkovetsky essayed an all-Russian program in January 2012 ranging from Neo-Classical to Romantic, and Post-Romantic to Modern. The program includes acclaimed cellist Sergey Antonov with two works by Tchaikovsky and also features favorites from Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff as well as the suite from Stravinsky's landmark ballet score.

Listen to the entire program: Greensboro Symphony Orchestra: All-Russian





Billboard and introduction to Prokofiev's 1st symphony - Lauren Rico





SERGEI PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1, "Classical" 
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor





Introduction to Tchaikovsky's Pezzo Capriccioso - Lauren Rico





PETER ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: Pezzo Capriccioso 
Sergey Antonov, cello
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor





Introduction to Tchaikovsky's Rococo Variations - Lauren Rico





PETER ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: Variations on a Rococo Theme 
Sergey Antonov, cello
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor





Introduction to Rachmaninoff's Vocalise - Lauren Rico





SERGEI RACHMANINOFF: Vocalise from Fourteen Sons, Op. 34 
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor





Break and introduction to Stravinsky's Firebird Suite - Lauren Rico and Mike McKay





IGOR STRAVINSKY: Firebird Suite 
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor





Introduction to Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream - Laren Rico





FELIX MENDELSSOHN: A Midsummer Night's Dream 
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor





Introduction to Respighi's Fountains of Rome - Lauren Rico





OTTORINO RESPIGHI: Fountains of Rome 
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

OTTORINO RESPIGHI: Fountains of Rome 
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

 





End of the Show - Lauren Rico and Mike McKay