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7:30 PM , St Andrew's Hall , Norwich

Rachmaninoff and Mahler

At Norfolk and Norwich Festival

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto no.2
Mahler Symphony no.5

Arseny Tarasevich-Nikolaev piano
Robert Trevino conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra

When Robert Trevino stepped in at short notice in 2013 to conduct a performance at Moscow’s Bolshoi Theatre, he became an overnight sensation. Lauded for the colour and detail of his direction, he has since earned a reputation for his revelatory interpretations of Mahler’s symphonies, so this is a chance to hear him at his very best.

The grandeur of Mahler’s Fifth Symphony, with its soaring trajectory from melancholy to elation, is the perfect partner for emotional candour of Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No.2. Made famous in the 1945 film Brief Encounter, its sumptuous slow movement is almost impossible to resist.