Omega Ensemble Presents Bartók in Contrast
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Omega Ensemble Presents Bartók in Contrast

Omega Ensemble take you to Hungarian hillsides, Russian squares and late nights at the Parisian circus with their concert Bartók in Contrast. Clarinetist and Artistic Director, David Rowden, leads an exhilarating program of twentieth-century works by Bartók, Shostakovich, Poulenc and Khachaturian, covering the full gamut of colour and emotion. Featuring David Rowden with violinist Anna…

The Metropolitan Orchestra Presents Russian Nights
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The Metropolitan Orchestra Presents Russian Nights

Pianist Clemens Leske will perform Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor with The Metropolitan Orchestra in its annual all-Russian programme. Titled “Russian Nights”, the performance will also include Rimsky-Korsakov’s sultry Scheherazade opus 35. Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto no 3 is considered one of the most technically confronting concertos in the classical repertoire. It was premiered…

A Transfugured Trio of Trios From Omega Ensemble
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A Transfugured Trio of Trios From Omega Ensemble

Omega Ensemble’s premiere performance for 2019 features groundbreaking trios by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Schoenberg – composers who transformed the musical landscape with these works. The program: Mendelssohn Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 49/ Schoenberg Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4 (arr. Edward Steuermann)/ Beethoven Trio in E-Flat Major, Op. 38 The artists: David Rowden, clarinet/ Anna Da Silve Chen, violin/…