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Pianist Daniel Vnukowski Performs the Nutcracker Suite To Support Musicians in Need
A Virtual Fundraiser for Musicians In Need with Daniel Vnukowski “played to the hilt”
Pianist Daniel Vnukowski invites you to join him for a virtual fundraising concert to help musicians in need on December 15th at 7pm PST, as well as a pre-concert discussion on Zoom at 6:30pm PST that same day.
All the raised funds will support the Sweet Relief Musicians Fund and the concert will feature music by Bach, Handel, Tchaikovsky and a special arrangement by Mr. Vnukowski on Metallica in the style of Rachmaninoff. Daniel plays a Fazioli F308, the longest piano on the world market.
Enjoy a fun-filled, engaging evening of virtual music-making, featuring the piano music of Bach, Handel, Tchaikovsky and Led Zeppelin – and a dazzling display of breakneck virtuosity!
STEP 1: 6:30 pm Pacific / 9:30 pm Eastern: Pre-Concert Talk on Zoom
STEP 2: 7:00 pm Pacific / 10:00 pm Eastern: Virtual Concert on YouTube
Details and RSVP form can be found on the events page.
J.S. Bach (arr. M. Hess) – Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, BWV 147
J.S. Bach (arr. F. Busoni) – Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 969
G.F. Handel – Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E, HWV 430 “The Harmonious Blacksmith”
– Air (5 Variations)
P.I. Tchaikovsky (arr. M. Pletnev) – The Nutcracker Suite
– Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
– Trepak (Russian Dance)
– The Tea (Chinese Dance)
Metallica meets Rachmaninoff (arr. D. Vnukowski)
P.I. Tchaikovsky (arr. S. Feinberg) – Scherzo: 3rd movement from Symphony No. 6 “Pathétique”