Medici Concerts - Alexander Gavrylyuk - Conservatorium Theatre, Griffith University, South Bank - Tickets

Medici Concerts - Alexander Gavrylyuk
Venue Conservatorium Theatre, Griffith University, South Bank
Dates 29 Oct 2017


BACH/BUSONI Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
HAYDN Sonata in B minor Hob. XVI:32
CHOPIN Etudes Op 10, Nos 3, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
SCRIABIN Sonata No 5, Op 53
RACHMANINOV Preludes, Op 23, Nos 1, 5, 2
RACHMANINOV Sonata No 2 in B flat minor, Op 36

By popular demand, the sensational Ukrainian pianist Alexander Gavrylyuk returns to the Medici Concerts after an explosive performance in the 2016 season, thrilling the audience with his 'blow-your-socks-off virtuosity'. Prodigiously gifted, he has won the Gold Medal at some of the world's top international piano competitions including the prestigious Horowitz and Rubinstein competitions.

Gavrylyuk is in constant demand with the world's top orchestras and conductors. Critics raved about his spectacular performance of Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No 2 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic: 'Gavrylyuk was on fire … scales burning with visceral power … brought back memories of Horowitz'. His phenomenal performance of Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No 3 with the Rotterdam Philharmonic under Valery Gergiev was the highlight of Gergiev's 2015 Rachmaninov Festival.

Alexander Gavrylyuk appears courtesy of Symphony Services Australia.

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