CSO to feature pianist Ilya Yakushev

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Columbus Symphony Orchestra presents Those Romantic Russians on Saturday, October 13, 2012 featuring pianist Ilya Yakushev.

Starting at 6:30 p.m. pianist Ilya Yakushev and CSO Conductor, George Del Gobbo will host a pre-concert discussion about the music featured in the concert called Know the Score.  The concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

The music being performed during this concert includes:  Borodin's In the Steppes of Central Asia; Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30; and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74, "Pathetique."

Tickets are $5 to $36 and may be purchased through the RiverCenter Box Office, 900 Broadway, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. or Tickets.com, 888.332.5200.  The box office opens at 6:30 p.m. the night of the concert.

For more information about this concert please visit www.csoga.org or call the CSO at 706-323-5059.  

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