Conductor: Sergey Smbatyan
Soloist: Jennifer Pike (Violin)
Armenian State Symphony Orchestra
Khachaturian: Spartacus Suite
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4
The Armenian State Symphony Orchestra comes to the Usher Hall in a concert that features its nation’s greatest composer, Aram Khachaturian with music from his most popular work, the rhymthic suite from the ballet Spartacus.
We are delighted Jennifer Pike, one of the most talented violinists of the day, will perform the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, and the concert will finish with Tchaikovsky’s epic and popular Fourth Symphony.
‘…privileged to hear Jennifer Pike handle the violin solo…a rounded, secure rendition that let the glorious music speak for itself, the sign of real artistry.’ Edinburgh 49