Come support the Vancouver Symphony and the future VSO young musician projects! A free concert of virtuoso two-piano music willl be performed on two fabulous Steinway grand pianos Saturday, August 23 at 7 pm at Michelle's Pianos, located at 600 SE Stark St, Portland.
The concert will feature previous Young Artist Competition gold medalist Fred Lu along side VSO pianist and supporter Dr. Michael C. Liu.
Magic Flute Overture by Wolfgang A. Mozart (1756-1791) arranged by Ferruccio Busoni (1866-1924) - Fred Lu, piano I Michael C. Liu, piano II
Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn, Op. 56b by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) - Michael C. Liu, piano I Fred Lu, piano II
Minuet and Gavotte, from Septet in Eb major, Op. 65 by Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921) - Fred Lu, piano I Michael C. Liu, piano II
Funerailles by Franz Liszt (1811-1886) arranged by Emil von Sauer (1862-1942) - Fred Lu, piano I Michael C. Liu, piano II
Polovtsian Dances from the opera Prince Igor by Alexander Borodin (1833-1887) - Michael C. Liu, piano I Fred Lu, piano II
Concertino, Op. 94, by Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) - Fred Lu, piano I Michael C. Liu, piano II
The event is sponsored by Michelle's Pianos and The VSO. Donations accepted to benefit young artists projects and collaborations with The Vancouver Symphony.
To enhance the quality of life in Southwest Washington by providing symphonic music of the highest caliber in live performances, and through music education in the schools, the concert halls, and throughout the community.
Directions to Skyview Concert Hall: 1300 NW 139th Street. Coming from the south on I-5, take the 134th Street exit. Turn left (west) at the light. Follow this street for 1-2 miles past Fred Meyer - Skyview is on the right. (134th Street curves and turns into 139th Street – stay on this main road as the name changes from 134th to 139th.) (map)
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