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Producer: Malta Philharmonic Orchestra
Venue: Republic Hall
Date: 17 March 2018
Time: 19:30


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Michalis Economou
Conductor

Pietro de Maria
Piano

Mikhail Glinka
Ruslan and Lyudmila Overture

Sergei Prokofiev
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26

Dmitri Shostakovich
Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Op. 93

The famous overture to Glinka’s opera Ruslan and Lyudmila sets the scene before renowned Venetian pianist Pietro de Maria joins the orchestra for a performance of Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto.

Shostakovich’s Tenth Symphony, premièred following Stalin’s death in 1953, five years after his music was denounced by the Stalinist regime, and is believed to be a musical depiction of the dictator’s capriciousness and the terror of his rule.

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