SOI Presents "OI Chamber: Russian Troika"

Feb 15, 2016

This week’s Symphonies of Iowa broadcast features Orchestra Iowa’s “OI Chamber: Russian Troika” concert. The program includes three distinctly Eastern European masterpieces.

Music Director Timothy Hankewich
Credit www.hankewich.net

Khachaturian’s Trio utilizes melodic material from traditional Russian folk tunes. Tchaikovsky’s String Quartet No. 1 in D Major was premiered in Moscow during March of 1871. Overture on Hebrew Themes features the distinctly Jewish tradition of the Klezmer clarinet style. Join us on Sunday, February 21 at 4 p.m. and again on Monday, February 22 at 7 p.m. for this Symphonies of Iowa broadcast!