Violin superstar Gidon Kremer redefines “leading edge” with the Kremerata Baltica, Eastern Europe’s most active and pioneering chamber orchestra. With a reputation for riveting performances, this rare appearance in Canada on their 20th Anniversary Tour marks their Calgary debut and promises to be one of the 2016/2017 Season’s absolute highlights.
GIDON KREMER, artistic director & soloist
KREMERATA BALTICA, chamber orchestra
GLASS / PUSHKAREV: Orpheus Suite for Strings & Percussion
KANCHELI: Chiarascuro for Violin, Chamber Orchestra & Percussion
RASKATOV: Seasons Digest (after Tchaikovsky Seasons Op. 38) for Strings and Percussion
PIAZZOLLA/DESYATNIKOV Quatro porteno for Violin and Strings
Please Note: The Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra and its musicians do not join these guest artists on these programs.