Romanian violinist Irina Muresanu has won the hearts of audiences and critics alike with her "irresistible," (Boston Globe) exciting, elegant and heartfelt performances of the classic, romantic and modern repertoire. The Globe has also come to praise her as "not just a virtuoso, but an artist", and the Los Angeles Times has written that her "musical luster, melting lyricism and colorful conception made Irina Muresanu's performance especially admirable". Her performances have been frequently cited as among the Best of Classical Music Performances by the Boston Globe, most recently for a 2016 recital with pianist Roberto Plano titled "Rorem, Ravel, and Rags".
Paganini - Caprice No. 24
Bach - Chaconne in D minor
Enescu - Four Airs in Romanian Folk Style
Korde - Vak (Shirish Korde, known to Worcester and the College of the Holy Cross)
Piazzolla - Tango Caprice No. 3
Flynn - Tar Eis an Caoineadh
Muresanu has performed in renowned concert halls throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Her solo engagements include concerts with the Boston Pops, the Miami Symphony Orchestra, the Williamsburg Symphonia, the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (Geneva), the Metropolitan Orchestra (Montreal), the Transvaal Philharmonic (Pretoria, S. Africa), the Romanian National Orchestra, the Orchestre de la Radio Flamande (Brussels), the Boston Philharmonic, the Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra, and Symphony New Hampshire, amongst others.
Cost: $7.50 youth, $17.50 College, $49 adults
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