ALEXANDRE DA COSTA

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Runtime: 120 Minutes

ALEXANDRE DA COSTA
with Jean-Philippe Sylvestre
World renowned Canadian violinist ALEXANDRE DA COSTA performs with fellow Montreal pianist, Jean-Philippe Sylvestre, featuring some of the best-loved and virtuosic works for violin - pieces such as Prokofiev's Romeo & Juliet Suite, John Williams' theme from Schindler's List, Sarasate's Gypsy Airs, and Gardel's Por una cabeza.

Recognised as a musical prodigy and virtuoso, he has performed over 2,000 concerts internationally receiving many international awards. Having lived in Spain & Austria, he's played & recorded as soloist with more than 100 different orchestras including London’s Royal Philharmonic, the Berlin Philharmonic and Vienna Symphoniker, the BBC Concert Orchestra, and many, many more.

Alexandre has recorded 25 albums and is a Sony Classical artist. His latest recordings include ‘Stradivarius at the Opera I and II’ and the Tchaikovsky violin concertos, he performs on a 'Deveault’ Stradivarius of 1701. This divine evening will be a highlight of the year - one long remembered and always treasured!

The evening's program will include:-
* Vitali: Chaconne in G minor
* Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody no.6
* Tchaikovsky: Barcarolle, from ‘The seasons (June)’
* Sarasate: Gypsy Airs
* Balakirev: Islamey
* Williams: Theme from Schindler’ List
* Brahms: Violin sonata no.3 in D minor, Op.108

7:30PM Friday 22nd November - tickets $39.50