Ukraine Symphony Orchestra

The National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine will perform a program of Verdi, Prokofiev, and Dvorak with us in Worcester. Alexei Grynyuk will be the featured piano soloist

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 8:00 pm - Mechanics Hall


Verdi - Overture to La Forza del Destino
Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 3 
(featuring piano soloist Alexei Grynyuk)
Dvorak - Symphony No. 9 in E minor "From the New World"

Adult: $49.00
Student: $17.50 
Youth: $7.50
*all price levels subject to order fees*


A Music Review "Ukraine National Symphony Captivates Worcester Audience" by Joyce Tamer of the Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Maestro Kuchar discusses the Orchestra and the program with Richard Duckett of the Telegram & Gazette.

Please join us for a pre-concert lecture at 7pm in Washburn Hall by Dr. Benjamin Korstvedt, Professor of Music at Clark Unviersity, free to all ticket holders. 

Volodymyr Sirenko, Artistic Director & Conductor
Theodore Kuchar, Principal Guest Conductor
Alexei Grynyuk, Piano Soloist

Formed by the Council of Ministers of Ukraine in November of 1918, the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine is considered to be one of the finest symphony orchestras in Eastern Europe. Its first conductor was Oleksander Horilyj. Natan Rachlin was the Artistic Director of the Orchestra from 1937 until 1962. Stefan Turchak, Volodymyr Kozhuchar, Fedir Hlushchenko, Igor Blazhkov and Theodore Kuchar consequently conducted the Orchestra as its Principal Conductors. Other conductors who worked with 

About the Orchestra

Visit the website

On YouTube

Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4

About the Pianist

Alexei Grynyuk's website

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