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

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!