Mozart: Overture to The Abduction from the Seraglio Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird
Zane Dalal is the Associate Music Director of the Symphony Orchestra of India. In 2016, Dalal led the SOI on their first tour to Europe, performing in the cities of Zurich, Geneva and St. Gallen. The European premiere of Zakir Hussain's new tabla concerto - Peshkar, - commissioned especially for this tour and world premiered in Mumbai in September 2015 - was given in Zurich, on 19th January, 2016 with the composer as soloist. Dalal led the London premiere of with the BBC Concert Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall in the inaugural concert of Alchemy 2016 at the South Bank Centre.
"Zane Dalal shaped Bartok’s “Concerto for Orchestra” with extreme care, … sensuous and serene beauty, which makes this masterwork an ‘experience’." - St.Gallen Tagblatter
Acclaimed for his highly sensitive touch and technical brilliance, pianist Alexei Volodinis in demand by orchestras at the highest level. Recording for Challenge Classics, Volodin’s disc of solo Rachmaninoff works was released in 2013 to critical acclaim. Alexei will perform Rachmaninoff’s 3rd Piano Concerto which was composed for the composer’s first tour to America.
Box Office opens 13th July for Benefactors/Friends of the SOI, 16th July for NCPA members and 19th July for the public.
This performance runs approximately 115 minutes, with one intermission.