VASKS’S VIOLIN CONCERTO AND A SILENT MOVIE BLOCKBUSTER

Vasarnica

In part one, you will hear a Violin Concerto by renowned Latvian composer Pēteris Vasks, who celebrates his 70th birthday in 2016. Magdalēna Geka, currently studying in Paris, will perform the solo. She made her debut with the LNSO in the autumn of 2014 playing the solo in the Violin Concerto by Max Bruch. For this performance, Magdalēna was nominated for the Grand Music Award in the category Young Artist of the Year.
In part two, you will see Safety Last! (1923) – a masterpiece of American silent film, accompanied by an original score composed by Platon Buravicky, young, talented and multifaceted composer.

26 Aug

20.00 / Friday / Vidzeme concert hall “Cēsis”

Soloist/-s

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Conductor

Kaspars Ādamsons

Program

  • Pēteris VASKS Violin Concerto “Distant light”
  • Safety last! (1923) with original score by Platon Buravicky

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