Sydney International Piano Competition presents internationally recognised pianist

Oxana Shevchenko

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 7:30pm
Lighthouse Theatre
Approximate Duration: 
90 minutes (plus interval)

Internationally acclaimed, Oxana Shevchenko is a pianist of outstanding artistry, sensibility, and versatility and is equally in demand both as a soloist and as a chamber musician.

Born in Kazakhstan, Oxana gave her first performance as a soloist with the Kazakh State Symphony Orchestra at age of nine and made her Western debut in Vilnius with the Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra conducted by Juozas Domarkas in 2004.

Oxana has since performed with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, the Pilsen Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra, the Norrlands Operan Symphony Orchestra and with conductors Vladimir Ashkenazy, Martyn Brabbins, Jacques Mercier, Pascal Verrot, Koji Kawamoto, Rumon Gamba and Tolepbergen Abdrashev. In 2016, Oxana was one of the grand finalists at the Sydney International Piano Competition and also won the prize for the Best Piano Quintet.

Program

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.13 Op.27 No.1

I. Andante II. Allegro molto e vivace III. Adagio con espressione IV. Allegro vivace

Robert Schumann: Carnaval Op.9

I. Préambule II. Pierrot III. Arlequin IV. Valse Noble V. Eusebius VI. Florestan

VII. Coquette VIII. Réplique IX. Papillons X. Lettres dansantes XI. Chiarina XII. Chopin XIII. Estrella XIV. Reconnaissance XV. Pantalon et Colombine XVI. Valse Allemande XVII. Paganini XVIII. Aveu XIX. Promenade XX. Pause XXI. Marche des Davidsbündler contre les Philistins

Interval

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: 18 Pieces Op.72 No.5 Méditation

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Dumka Op.59

Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

[Promenade I] Allegro giusto, nel modo russico; senza allegrezza, ma poco sostenuto I. The Gnome [Promenade II] Moderato commodo assai e con delicatezza II. The Old Castle [Promenade III] Moderato non tanto, pesamente III. Tuileries IV. Cattle [Promenade IV] Tranquillo V. The Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks in their Shells VI. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuÿle [Promenade V] Allegro giusto, nel modo russico; poco sostenuto VII. The Market at Limoges (the Great News) VIII. Catacombs IX. The Hut on Hen’s Legs X. The Great Gate of Kiev

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