ROCCA Presents: "Enescu, Holmboe, Berg" at Benaroya Hall
When: Saturday, January 11, 2020 3:00 PM
Where: Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle
You are invited to attend this brilliant Romanian American Chamber Concert featuring Seattle Symphony, LA Opera, Lincoln Center musicians. Founded by pianist Oana Rusu Tomai, Romanian American Chamber Concerts & Arts - ROCCA returns to Benaroya Hall for a Third Edition of their concerts! This flamboyant concert includes the Seattle premiere of George Enescu's monumental String Quartet no. 2, the U.S. premiere of Vagn Holmboe's Sonata for Violin and Piano no. 2 replete with folklore from Transylvania, shimmering Sieben fruhe Lieder by Alban Berg, the U.S. premiere of Forrest Pierce's What Keeps Us Still for soprano and piano quintet. Dvořák's Zigeunerlieder (Gypsy Songs) will fittingly round off the concert. ROCCA Founder & Artistic Director, pianist Oana Rusu Tomai, Lincoln Center soprano Laura Bohn, Seattle Symphony violinist Mikhail Shmidt and Girsky Quartet will perform. PNB dancer Cecilia Iliesiu joins us with an enthralling choreography fusing into music experience.
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