Conductor – Ilya Maskevich
Soloist – Jennifer Pike
Sibelius – Finlandia
Tchaikovsky – Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky – Symphony no. 6
Russian’s oldest symphony orchestra, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra formally known as the Imperial Music Choir will be conducted by celebrated musician Ilya Mashkevich.
We welcome back Jennifer Pike, one of today’s most exciting artists, who will be performing the virtuosically challenging Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto.
This orchestra will open their concert with Sibelius’ patriotic hymn to his homeland, Finlandia, and the evening will end with Tchaikovsky’s anguished, heart-rending Symphony No., the Pathetique.