july, 2016

28jul7:30 pmColorado Music Festival Presents: From Prague to Warsaw to Bucharest!


Event Details

Jean-Marie Zeitouni, conductor
Stephen Hough, piano

British pianist Stephen Hough returns to Boulder to perform a pair of piano concertos – Franz Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 1, an exceedingly extroverted, virtuosic work and Polish composer Witold Lutosławski’s “Paganini Variations,” an original transcription of the incredibly difficult 24th Caprice for solo violin by Nicolò Paganini. With Music Director Jean-Marie Zeitouni leading the CMF Orchestra, the program also includes George Enescu’s “Romanian Rhapsody,” among the composer’s best-known compositions, and Dvořák’s cheerful, optimistic Symphony No. 8.

Enescu Romanian Rhapsody No.1 in A Major
Liszt Piano Concerto No.1 in E-flat Major
Lutoslawski “Variations on a Theme by Paganini”
Dvorak Symphony No.8 in G Major

Tickets: $12 – $54, discounts available with subscription


(Thursday) 7:30 pm