Van Cliburn Gold Medal Winner Vadym Kholodenko comes to Chico 10/30!
Come witness this must-see piano concert by coveted gold medal winner of the Fourteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Vadym Kholodenko on October 30th!
In the competition, Kholodenko took home prizes for best performance of the piano quintet and best performance of the commissioned work, he showed his aptitude in both recital and chamber music, then highlighted the Final Round with two stunning concerti with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra under Maestro Leonard Slatkin. His cadenza in Mozart’s “Concerto No. 21” in” C Major”, “K. 467”—which he composed himself on the plane from Moscow to the Competition—was praised as “fascinatingly contrapuntal,” showing “the guts of a true superartist” (San Francisco Classical Voice).
You won’t want to miss out on this spectacular Laxson performance as Kholodenko performs the following
Rachmaninov: Sonata No. 1 in D Minor, op. 28
Bach-Rachmaninov: Suite from the Partita in E Major for Violin
Schubert-Rachmaninov : Wohin?
Mendelssohn-Rachmaninov: Scherzo (from A Midsummer Night’s Dream)
Tchaikovksy-Rachmaninov: Lullaby, op. 16, no. 1
Rachmaninov: Polka de V.R.
Kreisler-Rachmaninov: Liebesleid, Liebesfreud
Tickets for this performance are $27 premium, $22 adult, $20 senior, $15 student/child at the University Box Office located at 3rd and Chestnut Streets. For tickets and more information visit www.chicoperformances.com