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Conductor Alondra de la Parra
Piano Sergio Tiempo 2018 Artist-in-Residence
Stravinsky Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks)
Rachmaninov Concerto No.3 in D minor for Piano and Orchestra, op.30*
Bartók Concerto for Orchestra*
It’s not just Alondra de la Parra and Sergio Tiempo who star in this concert – you can glimpse all of the orchestral players as soloists in these winning works. Stravinsky’s Dumbarton Oaks kicks off proceedings and recalls Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos in its bustling themes, but its shifting metres, syncopation and severe tonality is unmistakably Stravinsky! Composed in 1909, Rachmaninov’s third piano concerto then electrifies with its complex piano work and romantic melodies. Finally, Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra spotlights orchestral sections, duos and individuals in a pacy finish. Bravo!
The Queensland Symphony Orchestra Music Director is proudly supported by Tim Fairfax AC. The Artist-in-Residence program is supported by the Trevor & Judith St Baker Family Foundation and The University of Queensland.
*Works also performed on Friday, 3 August 2018, 11am
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