Sunday, May 17, 2015, 3:00 p.m.

Tobin Center for the Performing Arts Alvarez Studio

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 Artist Bios

An All-Star International Team of virtuosos will give you the colorful classics you love and a lot more! Gold Medalist of the 2014 Van Cliburn Competition, Ukrainian born pianist Vadym Kholodenko and Tchaikovsky Competition winner Russian born cellist, Boris Andrianov will be joined by Grammy Award winner American percussionist and member of Yo-Yo-Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble, Shane Shanahan in a world premier of “Triptych,” an innovative work exploring ethnic connections.

…the 27-year-old Ukrainian pianist Vadym Kholodenko put on a pretty amazing display of virtuosity — and, not a virtue inevitably linked, musical depth.
-Dallas News

his ( Boris Andrianov’s ) profound musicality and phrasing impresses one immediately.
-Der Tagesspiegel ( Berlin)

Shane Shanahan combines drumming traditions from all over the world to create his own unique style – a heartbeat of humanity
-Boston Globe

 Program

Mily Balakirev “Islamey” (Oriental Fantasy), Op. 18

Vadym Kholodenko, piano

Georges Bizet (arr.Horowitz) – Carmen Fantasy

Vadym Kholodenko, piano

Zoltan Kodali, “Cappriccio” (1915)

Boris Andrianov, cello

Giovanni Sollima “Lamentatio”

Boris Andrianov, cello

Giovanni Sollima “Citarruni“, a movement from “The Taranto Project”

Boris Andrianov, cello and Shane Shanahan, percussion

Jeremiah Bornfield, “Triptych” for piano, cello and percussion World Premier

Vadym Kholodenko, piano, Boris Andrianov, cello, Shane Shanahan, percussions.

INTERMISSION

Sergei Rachmaninoff Sonata for cello and piano

Lento. Allegro moderato
Allegro scherzando
Andante
Allegro mosso

Vadym Kholodenko, piano and Boris Andrianov, cello.

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