Classical Pacific, Thursday, March 8, 2018: Great Performers IV

Day four for sharing great performers. Today I've chosen Gidon Kremer, Steven Isserlis, Stephen Hough, Wynton Marsalis, Itzhak Perlman, Jean-Pierre Rampal, Mstislav Rostropovich, Igor Kipnis, Pepe Romero and Arthur Rubinstein - performers past and present who have brought Classical music to the highest level of expression. 

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Magical Maestros: During the Spring Fund Drive, we'll be featuring the top ten listener picks for best conductor. This is the last week for you to vote for your top three conductors (click here). When the fund drive happens, you'll find out if your conductors made the list - one will be featured each day of the fund drive.

Upcoming Concerts: 

Honolulu Chamber Music Series: Trio Rafale, performing works by Haydn, Tchaikovsky and Ives; Friday, March 9, 7:30pm, Orvis Auditorium.

Early Music Hawai’i presents Liederbuch, Dancing Through the Songbooks of Renaissancew Germany, with the Ensemble Ciaramella, performing works fro Isaac to Praetorius on recorders, shawms, bagpipes, gamba, lute and guitar -  Saturday, March 10, Lutheran Church of Honolulu and Sunday, March 11, 2pm, Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, Kailua-Kona. 

Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra: Rhapsody in Blue; Victor Yampolsky, Conductor; Sara Davis Buechner, Piano. Works by Barber, Gershwin and Mendelssohn. Sunday,  March 11, 4pm, Blaisdell Concert Hall

Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra: Russian Dances; Laura Jackson, Conductor; Esther Yoo, Violin. Works by Tchaikovsky, Glazunov and Stravinsky. Saturday, March 17, 7:30pm and Sunday, March 18, 4pm, Blaisdell Concert Hall.

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