Vasily Petrenko and Simon Trpceski in Italy, Austria and Holland


Vasily Petrenko will conduct three concerts for the summer tour of the European Union Youth Orchestra, with pianist Simon Trpceski. The program features Bernstein’s “Symphonic Dances from West Side Story,” Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue,” and part of Prokofiev’s Suite Op. 64 “Romeo and Juliet.” The first two concerts will be held as part of the Bolzano Festival 2014 (August 15th at the Teatro Comunale) and the Graffenegg Music Festival (August 17th in Graffenegg, Austria), respectively. The third concert (August 24th) will be held at Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw.