THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY PRESENTS GREAT PERFORMERS
Leading Russian baritone, Dmitri Hvorostovsky “stands among the era’s great singers thanks to his combination of rich tone, sonic power, thoughtful characterization and physical appeal.” (Wall Street Journal) Hvorostovsky concludes the 2013-14 Great Performers Series with an exquisite homage to his homeland, bringing together settings of Russia’s greatest poet, Alexander Pushkin, by Glinka, Borodin, Rachmaninoff, and Glière; followed by Shostakovich’s haunting Suite on Verses of Michelangelo Buonarroti.
Glinka, Borodin, Rachmaninov, Glière
Romances on Poems by Alexander Pushkin
Suite on Verses of Michelangelo Buonarroti
Concert: Approx. 1h, includes intermission.
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Dmitri Hvorostovsky performs "In the Silence of the Secret Night" by Rachmaninoff
Sun, May 25, 2014 at 8:00pm
Davies Symphony Hall
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