Saturday, December 16, 2017

Ural Philharmonic Orchestra to perform at 75th Bonn Beethoven Festival

The Ural Philharmonic Orchestra will perform during the 75th Bonn Beethoven Festival held this month in Zurich.

Under Conductor Dmitry Liss, the orchestra's performance will feature pieces by Beethoven, as well as Russian composer Tchaikovsky, The Voice of Russia reports.

Russian pianist Boris Berezovsky will be featured as a soloist during the festival and will be performing the second movement of the Rachmaninov Piano Concerto.

During last year's Bonn Beethoven Festival, the Ural Philharmonic Orchestra performed pieces rarely performed in Europe, including Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov's "Four Poems of Rabindranath Tagore" and Tchaikovsky's "Seasons", according to The Voice of Russia.