A shot of Prokofjev

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  • za 16 feb 2019
    20:00 - 22:00
    Theater aan het Vrijthof, Maastricht

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to visit a real classical music concert? Loosing yourself in the timeless sounds of world famous composers? We’ve curated a special series just for you. These are musthears! The classical music bucketlist for this year and this year only. Get ready for: Get ready for: ‘The Eccentric’ Prokofjev.

Who is Prokofjev? 

Prokofjev is one of the great Russian composers, known for his abundance of self-confdence. He was a true hard-liner in sticking to the ‘rules’ of classical music. No, he was not a great innovator, but that’s OK, because doing something extremely well can be just as admirable as innovation. He as a family man, a close friend of Stravinsky, and get this, his frst record was recorded at the world-famous Abbey Road studios.



Romeo & Juliet!

Perhaps you’ve heard of Romeo & Juliet. Of course you have. They were immortalized by Shakespeare in their story of impossible love. It’s as popular today as it ever was. Prokofjev’s Romeo & Juliet is something special. Don’t expect to remain seated. Jazz Maastricht is pitching in to make this concert a true bucketlist experience that will expand your comfort zone and get you swinging.
 

What you can expect?

Iconic jazzpianist Stefano Bollani, will be premiering the Concerto Azzurro. Conductor Dimitri Liss is going Girl Crazy and of course Prokovjev’s Romeo and Juliet are the icing on the cake.