Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Glenn Buhr: Akasha (Sky)
Henri Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No. 2
Schumann: Symphony No. 2
Rachel Barton Pine is one of the world’s great violin virtuosos, with multiple competition wins, over 30 commercial recordings, and the lifetime use of a $20-million Guarneri violin. Since Rachel’s debut with the Chicago Symphony at age 10, she’s performed regularly with major orchestras all over the world, earning accolades as “an exciting, boundary-defying performer… in the top echelon” (Washington Post). Now, Rachel makes her Symphony Nova Scotia debut appearance with Wieniawski’s fiery Violin Concerto no. 2.
"Rachel Barton Pine really may be the most charismatic, the most virtuosic, and the most compelling American violinist of her generation."All Music Guide
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Join us for a FREE post-concert Q&A immediately after the concert in the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium.
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