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"Russian and French Nights"

Balakirev: Overture on Three Russian Folk Themes
Chausson: Poème de l’amour et de la mer (Poem of love and the sea)
Ekaterina Semenchuk, mezzo-soprano
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2, “Little Russian”

Romance joins with Russian fire in this concert highlighting two fascinating cultures; Ekaterina Semenchuk and the orchestra present French composer Chausson’s mystical Poem of Love and the Sea, and the orchestra shines in Balakirev’s Russian Folk Themes opening, with a finale of Tchaikovsky’s joyous and upbeat Symphony No. 2, Little Russian.

special guest artist

Ekaterina Semenchuk


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Classical Tahoe concerts take place in the Classical Tahoe Pavilion on the campus of Sierra Nevada College, Incline Village, Nevada.

This Artistic Programming is generously supported by the Firefly Scientists’ Foundation.

Repertoire and Guest Artists subject to change.