She began with Mussorgsky (a nicely shaped 'Khovanshchina' Prelude) and ended with Stravinsky's Firebird Suite.
What does FS stand for?
FS stands for Firebird Suite (Stravinsky)
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To be conducted by Lawrence Foster with Cello Soloist Mischa Maisky, the programme's highlight includes Dvorak's Concerto for Cello and Orchestra and Stravinsky's Firebird Suite.
The concert will be followed by a chamber music performance of Brahms' Horn Trio on April 18 and an orchestral performance on April 21 when music director, Michalis Economou will conduct Igor Stravinsky's Firebird Suite and Alnaham Voice by Qatari composer Hmed Nma.
Ambitiously, its first item was a selection from Stravinsky's Firebird Suite, and this was played with great rhythmic verve and accuracy and featured a magical pianissimo and tremulando from the strings, who also shone in Puccini's O Mia Babbino Caro.
The programme also includes Milhaud's jazz-influenced La creation du monde and ends with Stravinsky's thrilling Firebird Suite in its 1945 version, which draws upon the music for the fairytale ballet which firmly established the young and ambitious composer's reputation.
As the opening music of Stravinsky's Firebird Suite darkly simmers, dancers, gathered close together, bend their knees and circle them as if stirring a cauldron.