RUSSIA IN THE US

Friday, September 4, 2020 - 7:00pm
Star Hall
Pieces: 

Pyotr Tchaikovsky: from Serenade for Strings in C Major, op. 48

Sergey Rachmaninov: Six Pieces, op.11

I. Barcarolle

II. Scherzo

VI. Slava

Igor Stravinsky: Suite Italienne

Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata for Two Violins in C Major, op. 56

Irving Berlin: A Russian Lullaby

Vernon Duke: Autumn in New York

Harold Arlen: “Come Rain or Come Shine”

George Gershwin: Mischa, Jascha, Toscha, Sascha

Tchaikovsky: from String Sextet in D minor "Souvenir de Florence", op. 70

Event Description: 

Historic Star Hall is the setting for this program which looks at the immense musical impact of Russian émigrés who composed and concertized the U.S. They transformed the music world, influencing two generations of American concert and theater composers.

Located in the center of Moab, Star Hall's intimate size, perfect acoustics and charming 1906 architecture make it an ideal setting for chamber music.

This concert is dedicated to the memory of Bruce Browning.

Adults: $25 

Students: $5 (ages 6-18)

In-town location; wheelchair accessible.

In the event that the 2020 Festival is cancelled, tickets are refundable or may be donated for tax credit.

If the 2020 festival occurs, tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable.

Program and artists are subject to change without notice.