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June 3 & 4, 2017       
   Burleske for Piano and Orchestra 
  R. Strauss
       Sofya Melikyan, piano
  Symphony No. 2 Khachaturian
  Audience Choice	TBA

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra closes out its 2016-2017 season with the spectacular Symphony No. 2 by Aram Khachaturian and also welcomes award-winning pianist Sofya Melikyan to Skyview Concert Hall, performing Strauss' celebrated Burleske For Piano and Orchestra.

 

Known as the Bell Symphony, Khachaturian's masterwork is a powerful and poignant reminder of the horrors of the Nazi Regime during the Second World War and its impact on those throughout the world.

 

 

WHEN:  Sat, June 3  3 pm
            Sun, June 4  7 pm

WHERE: Skyview Concert Hall
             1300 NW 139th
             Vancouver, WA (map)

 

TICKETS: $50 Reserved
              $37 General
              $32 Senior (62+)
              $10 Student

       

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"One of the greatest orchestral and opera composers of the late-nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Richard Strauss created brilliant tone poems such as Don Juan and Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Streiche, which rank among the most performed and studied works in the repertoire. His popular early work, Burleske for Piano and Orchestra, fully displays the remarkable orchestral color and brilliant orchestration so characteristic of his later works." (Music Scores)

Hailed for her "magnificent singing line and an exquisite artistic
sensibility", Armenian-born pianist Sofya Melikyan is recognized as an artist with a unique voice, who combines "high-wire virtuosity" with "deep musical intuition and ability to connect with the audience" (Mundoclasico).

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To enhance the quality of life in Southwest Washington by providing symphonic music of the highest caliber in live performances, through music education in the schools, the concert halls, and throughout the region.

 

 

A view of the interior of Skyview Concert Hall


Directions to Skyview Concert Hall: 1300 NW 139th Street. Coming from the south on I-5, take the 134th Street exit. Turn left (west) at the light. Follow this street for 1-2 miles past Fred Meyer - Skyview is on the right. (134th Street curves and turns into 139th Street – stay on this main road as the name changes from 134th to 139th.) (map)

 

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The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

  1. PO Box 525
  2. Vancouver, Washington
  3. 98666-0525
  4. Ph: 360-735-7278
  5. Fax: 360-906-0355
  6. E-Mail: thevso@VancouverSymphony.org

 





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