Virtuosos of Kiev. Symphony of the universe

10 September 2019, Tue. 19:00
Lviv Philharmonic Lviv, Tchaikovsky Street, 7
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GAS Concert presents: an international musical project, a concert tour of the Symphony of the Universe, which will be held in September 2019 in six cities of Ukraine.
Concert in Lviv will play:
- Symphony Orchestra "Virtuosos of Kyiv"
- world-renowned conductor Gill Shohat
- well-known pianist Anna Ulayeva
In the program:
- music by composer Alexei Shore
- Johanness Brahms Symphony No. 2
- The Overture of "Soro-Thief" by Joaquin Rossini

Yuri Pogoretsky, director of the "Virtuosos of Kiev" orchestra, concertmaster of the cello: "This tour is our first major attempt to interact with virtuoso performers of classical music with a Ukrainian listener. In recent years, we managed to implement several projects with brilliant foreign performers, but this is the first time to go with a symphony orchestra and soloist in the cities of Ukraine. An unprecedented project. "

Dmitry Yablonsky, Principal Conductor and artistic director of the "Virtuosos of Kiev" Orchestra: This is an absolutely stunning project. The program will feature three composers' music: Rossini, the Soroka-thief's trust, Alexei Shor, who was born in Kyiv, then emigrated to Israel, later to America. Shore - a composer who holds a doctorate in mathematics, is a unique person. We will perform his concert for the piano with the orchestra, called "Notebook", and the second division will sound Divine Symphony No.2 Brahms, which can be heard on any continent at least 24 hours a day. "

"Virtuosos of Kiev"
The long-standing friendship and cooperation of the group of Ukrainian musicians, laureates of international competitions and world-renowned conductor and cellist Dmytro Yablonsky in 2016 led to the creation of the "Virtuosos of Kiev" orchestra.
For 3 years, the "Virtuosos of Kiev" orchestra has become the most demanded musical collective of Ukraine. Already during the first year they played 120 concerts in Ukraine, Israel, Azerbaijan, Spain, Switzerland.
The recordings of the orchestra publishes the world record label Naxos Records. "Virtuosos of Kiev" - nominees for the "Classical Music Awards 2018" for the best disc of the year.
"Virtuosos of Kiev" have become an integral part of the performances of the stars of the show business: Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, Tina Karol, Jamal, Nino Katamadze, invite them to join concerts and record albums.

"Virtuosos of Kyiv" perform in the chamber composition - 10-20 musicians, and in the big symphonic composition - 60-90 musicians. The concert tour of the Symphony of the Universe will be performed by virtuosos in a large symphonic composition of 60 musicians.