|Posted by County Kildare Orchestra on April 15, 2014 at 4:45 PM|
We are delighted to announce that on June 7th in St Mary's Church Maynooth Co Kildare Orchestra will accompany leading concert pianist Seiko Tsukamoto in a thrilling performance of Rachmaninoff 2nd piano concerto.
Seiko has won numerous prizes in prestigious competitions, including the VladimirHorowitz International Competition in Kiev, the Dublin InternationalCompetition, the Geneva International Music Competition, and was also afinalist at the Queen Elisabeth International Competition in Brussels.
As a soloist she has performed with numerous orchestrassuch as the New Japan Philharmonic, the Israel Camerata Jerusalem, the IsraelChamber Orchestra, the Wiener Mozartisten and the Menuhin Festival Orchestra,under the baton of Sir Yehudi Menuhin.
In 2013 her latest solo CD of works by Mozart was releasedon the Profil label to great critical acclaim.
We are honoured to accompany her in what promises to be a very enjoyable evening of music. Along with Rach 2 CKO will also perform extracts from Swan Lake, the Peer Gynt Suite and Franz von Suppé's Poets and Peasants Overture.
A concert not to be missed.