When: Sat., April 18, 8-10 p.m. and Sun., April 19, 3-5 p.m. 2015
Pianist Valentina Lisitsa, a Ukrainian-born North Carolina resident, takes the stage with the Spokane Symphony this weekend as it performs its ninth Classics Series concert. Having risen to fame via the powers of the Internet, Lisitsa’s YouTube channel has received nearly 88 million views; she even has been dubbed “the Justin Bieber of the classical world.” Her musical career is highly acclaimed around the globe, and though she is best known for her YouTube success, she has performed at many renowned locations, including Carnegie Hall and Royal Albert Hall. Lisitsa is also teaching a free piano master class at 3 pm on Friday before her performances, and all are encouraged to attend.
Sat, April 18, at 8 pm; Sun, April 19, at 3 pm • $15-$54 • Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox • spokanesymphony.org • 624-1200
Price: Prices vary.