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Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2

Andrey Gugnin

December 3 — December 5, 8:00 p.m.Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Markus Stenz, conductor
Andrey Gugnin, piano

REBEL: Le cahos from Les élémens
RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2
DEBUSSY: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
SCRIABIN: Poem of Ecstacy
Doors open at 6:45 p.m.
Preview Talk with KUSC's Alan Chapman at 7 p.m.

Moscow-born concert pianist Andrey Gugnin visits Orange County with Rachmaninoff’s luxuriant Piano Concerto No. 2. Meanwhile, guest conductor Markus Stenz guides listeners through a gallery of musical styles: from the French-Baroque color of Rebel, a journey into the romantic dream-like world of Debussy and Scriabin’s cosmically charged “Poem of Ecstasy.”