Unitarian Universalist Church of Sarasota Presents “Intimate Fantasies”
Jan 02, 2014 04:42PM
Celebrated Russian piano virtuoso Eleonora Lvov brings her elegant and passionate brand of performance to the Sanctuary Concerts series, January 19, 4pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 3975 Fruitville Road, Sarasota. Tickets include a complimentary wine and cheese post-reception in the church courtyard with the artist.
Lvov has achieved international acclaim as a piano virtuoso and popular recording artist. She performs as a soloist with major orchestras and in recitals throughout the United States, Europe and Russia, and often punctuates her concerts with personal impressions and historical remarks. Lvov received the fi rst prize in the Beethoven Competition in Moscow, and was awarded the International Alex de Vries prize in Belgium, among others awards. She has also been honored with command performances for the Queen of Belgium, the Prime Minister of England and the President of Israel. Her program for this concert includes works by Chopin, Liszt, Rachmaninov, Ravel and Gershwin.
Don DeMaio, coordinator for the Sanctuary Concerts series, says that audiences will “experience uplifting and inspiring music played by a world-class pianist who believes that giving and expressing love, music and beauty can change the world. We invite music lovers to join us for a concert exploring the talents of some of the greatest piano composers of all time.”