Latest LSO performance features all Russian program

Oct 3, 2013

Russian composers often use global influences when composing music, such as Spanish in the case of Prokofiev's violin concerto.
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The Lansing Symphony Orchestra’s second MasterWorks concert of the season is on Saturday at Wharton Center. It features music of Borodin and Rimsky-Korsakov, and the two violin concertos by Prokofiev.

Current States Melissa Benmark speaks to LSO conductor Timothy Muffitt about the concert, starting with soloist Ilya Kaler.