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Pianist Khatia Buniatishvili stuns at Benaroya debut

The Seattle Symphony is on a roll with its concerto soloists, bringing in the second outstanding young pianist in the second subscription program of the season. Two for two is a fine start; the audience gave an unusually warm response to newcomer Khatia Buniatishvili’s first performance here on September 25. With music director Ludovic Morlot on the podium, Buniatishvili gave a highly kinetic but surprisingly subtle account of Rachmaninoff’s popular “Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini.” Read more.


 


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2014

September 29 - Pianist Khatia Buniatishvili stuns at Benaroya debut
September 18 - An Evening in Paris at the Seattle Symphony
September 4 - Fall Forecast
August 17 - Three Great Musical Moments in August
July 10 - 11 Don't-Miss Summer Concerts in Western Washington
July 24 - Magic at the Seattle Chamber Music Festival
June 26 - David Finckel, Wu Han & Phil Setzer at the UW World Series
May 29 - Handel's Semele at Pacific MusicWorks
May 1 - Joshua Roman at Town Hall
March 28, 2014 - Ein deutsches Requiem with Choral Arts
March 21, 2014 - Richard Goode in recital at the President's Piano Series
February 19, 2014 - Joyce Yang at the UW World Series
February 6, 2014 - Joshua Bell in recital at Benaroya Hall
January 16, 2014 - Garrick Ohlsson at the UW World Series
January 2, 2014 - "Believe It or Not" in Classical Music, 2013

2013

November 19, 2013 - Holiday 2013 Concert Previews
October 9, 2013 - Preview of Byron Schenkman & Friends
October 26, 2013 - Haydn & Tchaikovsky at the Symphony
September 17, 2013 - Fall 2013 Concert Previews
September 24, 2013  - Ravel at the Seattle Symphony
August 14, 2013 - The Ring of the Nibelung at Seattle Opera
August 30, 3013 - Fall 2013 at the Seattle Symphony
July 2, 2013   -   The Seattle Chamber Music Society's Summer Festival
July 21, 2013  -  The Bellingham Festival of Music 2013
June 3, 2013  -  Jakub Hrůša conducts Alina Ibragimova in Beethoven's Violin Concerto
June 17. 2013 -  The Seattle Symphony presents Britten's War Requiem
April 11, 2013 - Daniil Trifonov at UW President's Piano Series
March 14, 2013 - Seattle Opera's "La Bohème"
February 14, 2013 - Juilliard String Quartet at the UW World Series
January 3, 2013 - Three Northwest CDs


 
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