Grieg's Piano Concerto & Dvorak's New World

Overview

Dvorák’s earthy and dynamic Ninth Symphony, his musical love letter to the New World, is adored for its youthful energy and wistful Largo, simultaneously joyous and profound.

In Brief

Dates: Nov 16 - 17, 2018
Venue / Address:
Perth Concert Hall
5 St Georges Terrace, Perth

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In Detail

Asher Fisch conducts soul-stirring Romantic favourites.

Dvorák’s earthy and dynamic Ninth Symphony his musical love letter to the New World, was performed at WASO’s very first concert in 1928! Ninety years later, it is still adored for its youthful energy and wistful Largo, simultaneously joyous and profound. 

The concert begins with a world premiere from award-winning West Australian composer Lachlan Skipworth, followed by Grieg’s much-loved Piano Concerto.

In Andrey Gugnin we have found a glorious ambassador and star pianist.” - Piers Lane, Artistic Director, Sydney International Piano Competition

LACHLAN SKIPWORTH New Work WORLD PREMIERE
GRIEG Piano Concerto
DVORAK Symphony No.9 From the New World

Asher Fisch conductor 
Andrey Gugnin piano (pictured) (WASO debut)