Ravinia Festival - Thorwald Jørgensen

Ravinia Festival - Thorwald Jørgensen

Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 8:30pm


Theremin Centennial

Thorwald Jørgensen, theremin
Marta Aznavoorian, piano


Program to include:
Franck: Violin Sonata
Rachmaninoff: Vocalise
Tchaikovsky: Sérénade mélancolique
Thorwald Jørgensen: Distant Shores
Messaien: Vocalise-étude

About The Artist:

As if making the very air “sing” with good vibrations, Thorwald Jørgensen will electrify with the lyricism of the theremin in Rachmaninoff’s Vocalise and the energetic sonata by Franck, honoring the instrument’s centenary via the Russian and French heritage of its creator.

7:30 PM: Gates Open
8:30 PM: Concert Starts

Location: Bennett Gordon Hall

Tickets: $12
No lawn sales