University of South Carolina

Violinist Rachel Barton Pine to perform with USC Orchestra

The University of South Carolina School of Music will bring world-class violinist Rachel Barton Pine to perform with the USC Symphony at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23 in the Koger Center for the Arts.

Pine returns to the USC Symphony to perform Bruch’s “Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46,” and Shostakovish’s “Festive Overture, Op. 96.” The USC symphony will perform Elgar’s “Enigma Variations, Op. 36.”

Pine has performed as a soloist with many of world’s most prestigious orchestras, including ones in Chicago, Atlanta, Montreal, Vienna and Israel and has worked with composers such as Charles Dutoit and Erich Leinsdorf. She has been featured on national television programs including “St. Paul Sunday,” “Performance Today,” “From the Top,” “CBS Sunday Morning,” and NBC’s “Today.”

According to The Washington Post, Pine is “an exciting, boundary-defying performer” and displays a power and confidence that puts her in the top echelon.”

Tickets are available at the Carolina Coliseum box office or by calling 803-251-2222. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors, faculty and staff and $8 for students.

For additional information, contact the symphony office at 803-777-7500.

Rachel Barton Pine

  • Who: Internationally known concert violinist
  • What: Performance with the USC Symphony
  • When: Sept. 23, 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Koger Center for the Arts

By Office of Media Relations

Posted: 09/17/10 @ 5:00 PM | Updated: 09/22/10 @ 3:35 PM | Permalink