"Tchaikovsky in Context": Pre-Concert Conversation

November 1, 2019 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm (already occurred)
Center for Russian Culture, 202 Webster Hall
Event poster featuring triangular photos and images of Tchaikovsky, sheet music and Russian architecture

Join us throughout the 2019-20 season of AMHERST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, “RUSSIAN MASTERS,” for pre-concert talks at the Amherst Center for Russian Culture (ACRC), featuring performers as well as scholars of music and Russian cultural history.

Join the ASO’s Director of Instrumental Music and Senior Lecturer in Music Mark Lane Swanson and Associate Professor of Russian Boris Wolfson as they explore the cultural and musical contexts of Tchaikovsky’s life and art.

Stay for the ACRC Family Weekend reception at 4:30 p.m.

And then come to the ASO’s second concert in the series, featuring two works by Tchaikovsky—the First Piano Concerto and the Fifth Symphony—on Saturday, Nov. 2, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall.

More information about the concert: https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/departments/music/events/node/750253

Contact Info

Triin Vallaste
(413) 542-2350
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