Eckehard Stier: conductor
Maxim Rysanov: viola
Rimsky-Korsakov - Overture: Tsar’s Bride;
Schnittke - Viola Concerto;
Rachmaninov - Symphonic Dances.
Outstanding young Ukrainian viola player Maxim Rysanov is attracting international attention as “a real artist who’s been having the last laugh on behalf of much-maligned violists everywhere”. Be prepared to be entranced by his brilliance in this performance of Schnittke’s extraordinary concerto.