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Alexander Sitkovetsky and Wu Qian
MVCMS presents an award-winning violin-piano duo in Mill Valley
Mill Valley Chamber Music Society presents award-winning musicians Alexander Sitkovetsky, violinist, with Wu Qian, pianist.
Sunday, February 23, 2020 at Mt. Tamalpais United Methodist Church in Mill Valley.
De Falle: Suite Populaire Espagnole for Violin & Piano
R. Schumann: Violin Sonata no. 2 in d minor, op. 121
Schnittke: Suite in the Olden Style, op. 80
Grieg: Violin Sonata no. 3 in c minor, op. 45
Moscow-born Alexander Sitkovetsky was awarded first prize at the Trio di Trieste Duo competition alongside his wife, pianist Wu Qian. He is an alumnus of the prestigious “Chamber Music Society Two” program at the Lincoln Center, and in 2016 received the Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Award.
Sitkovetsky is much in demand as a director and has directed and performed as a soloist regularly with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Amsterdam Sinfonietta, London Mozart Players, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, and New York Chamber Players. He is also regularly invited as a guest soloist with orchestras touring the UK.
Wu Qian has given recitals in Wigmore Hall, Royal Festival Hall, the Concertgebouw, and Kennedy Center. She has appeared with the Brussels Philharmonic, the London Mozart Players, I Virtuosi Italiani, and the Munich Symphoniker.
General admission: $40
Free for young adults 18-years old and under. Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult.
Purchase tickets online ahead of time, or at the door beginning at 4:30 pm the day of the concert
Additional time info:
5:00 - 7:00 pm
410 Sycamore Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941