SOI Autumn 2018 Season: Mozart, Rachmaninoff & Stravinsky

Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 5:00PM

NCPA Jamshed Bhabha Theatre

Mozart: Overture to The Abduction from the Seraglio                                                                     
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3
Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird

Zane Dalal is the Associate Music Director of the Symphony Orchestra of India. In 2016, Dalal led the SOI on their first tour to Europe, performing in the cities of Zurich, Geneva and St. Gallen.
The European premiere of Zakir Hussain's new tabla concerto - Peshkar, - commissioned especially for this tour and world premiered in Mumbai in September 2015 - was given in Zurich, on 19th January, 2016 with the composer as soloist. Dalal led the London premiere of with the BBC Concert Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall in the inaugural concert of Alchemy 2016 at the South Bank Centre.
"Zane Dalal shaped Bartok’s “Concerto for Orchestra” with extreme care, … sensuous and serene beauty, which makes this masterwork an ‘experience’." - St.Gallen Tagblatter

Acclaimed for his highly sensitive touch and technical brilliance, pianist Alexei Volodin is in demand by orchestras at the highest level. Recording for Challenge Classics, Volodin’s disc of solo Rachmaninoff works was released in 2013 to critical acclaim. Alexei will perform Rachmaninoff’s 3rd Piano Concerto which was composed for the composer’s first tour to America.

Box Office: 13th July for friends of the SOI, 16th July for NCPA members and 19th July for Public.

SOI Patron: Citi India