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Sunday, January 27, 2013 | Start Time: 03:00 PM

Music Center At Strathmore | North Bethesda, Md





Lutoslawski 100th Anniversary: Remembering Rostropovich

Dariusz Skoraczewski, cello
Miroslaw Jacek Blaszczyk, conductor
Prizewinning cellist Dariusz Skoraczewski commemorates the singular spirit of the 20th-century Russian cellist Mstislav Rostropovich and Polish composer Witold Lutoslawski with performances of Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme and Lutoslawski’s Cello Concerto, written for Rostropovich.The final work,Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4, reflects the gamut of human emotion, from tragedy to life-embracing exuberance.
Tchaikovsky      Variations on a Rococo Theme
Lutoslawski        Cello Concerto
Tchaikovsky       Symphony No. 4