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Stanislav Khristenko Concert for Ukraine
June 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
A Ukranian benefit concert featuring Ukranian-American pianist Stanislav Khristenko performing works by Chopin, Lyatoshinsky, Silvestrov, and Szymanowski. IN PERSON ATTENDANCE ONLY – NO LIVE STREAM FOR THIS CONCERT!
Described as a “poet of piano” by Le Soir (Belgium), Ukrainian-born American pianist and conductor Stanislav Khristenko has performed as a pianist in some of the world’s major concert halls and recently launched his second career as a conductor. He has been praised for “emotional intensity”, “charismatic expression”, “palette of touches”, “solid” and “precise technique” by The New York Times, The Washington Post and Miami Herald (US); The Gramophone and BBC Music Magazine (UK) and El País (Spain).
This concert is a collaboration between the Ross McKee Foundation and Old First Concerts. The Ross McKee Foundation has supported the Bay Area piano community with grants, scholarships and events since 1989. The Foundation presented Mr. Khristenko’s local debut at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in 2011. Learn more at www.rossmckeefoundation.org.