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Rossen Milanov discusses the Russian Winter Festival with Boyce Lancaster

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Rossen Milanov conducts Shostakovich, Mussorgsky, Rachmaninoff, and more this week with the Columbus Symphony

Columbus Symphony Orchestra Music Director RossenMilanov joined Boyce Lancaster earlier this week to discuss a huge musical and educational week they're calling Russian Winter Festival. It kicked off Tuesday at the Urban Arts Space at 50 W. Gay downtown with Subject Matters, a series in conjunction with Ohio State.

There are still more musical, artistic, and educational opportunities available with the CSO this week.

Rossen Milanov discusses the Russian Winter Festival with Boyce Lancaster
Rossen Milanov talks about the wide selection of Russian composers being performed as part of their Russian Winter Festival

The festival culminates with a performance of Rachmaninoff's 3rd Piano Concerto featuring Russian-born pianist Natasha Paremski on Saturday.

Rossen Milanov discusses the Russian Winter Festival with Boyce Lancaster
Rossen Milanov discusses special guest Natasha Paremski and the week leading up to her performance as part of the Russian Winter Festival.

Below is a sneak preview of Natasha playing the Rach 3.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eExhZ_Pk_bY