Peace Concert Hall
Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor
Nikolai Demidenko, piano
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2, op. 18, C minor
Tchaikovsky: Manfred, op. 58
“The Lion on Piano,” world-renowned pianist Nikolai Demidenko makes his Greenville debut with his signature piece, Rachmaninoff’s beloved Second Piano Concerto. Based upon a poem of Lord Byron’s, the romantic mood continues with Tchaikovsky’s Manfred Symphony, which tells the tale of a thrilling ghost story, full of supernatural elements and overwhelming emotions.