Celebrate Valentine's Day early with a concert at the beautiful and historic Algonquin Club presented by BRAI on Saturday February 11th!
Prize-winning Ukrainian pianist Alex Poliykov will perform impassioned and stirring compositions by Liszt, Scriabin, Schubert and Schumann.
6:30 Reception (cash bar)
7:15 Franz Schubert Impromptu op.90 #3 in G-flat major
Franz Liszt Sonata in B minor, S.178
8:05 Alexander Scriabin Etudes op.8#12 op.45#2
Robert Schumann Symphonic Etudes op. 13
8:40 -9:00 Reception concludes, opportunity to meet the performer.
For more details about the performer visit at www.ballets-russes.com.
Dinner at the Algonquin Club
Concert ticket holders can dine in the Grill Room before the performance (separate charge, not included in the concert ticket price). A 3 course prix-fixe will be available for $55 plus tax and tip (see below), or order a la carte. Reservations are required (617-266-2400).
First Course Choice of Potato Leek Soup OR Baby Spinach Salad with Strawberries, Goat Cheese, and Pomegranate Vinaigrette
Entree Choice of Chilean Sea Bass with Baby Shrimp, Leeks, and Thyme Butter Sauce OR Grilled Prime Sirloin of Beef au Poivre Both Served with Roasted Stuffed Potaato and Root Vegetables
Dessert Choice of Heart Shaped Pavlova with Raspberry Coulis or Flourless Chocolate Cake
Is there a dress code?
In accordance with the Algonquin Club dress code, we ask that attendees please not wear sneakers or ripped jeans. Blazers are not required for gentlemen, but do lend an air of elegance to the evening.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Valet parking is available at the Algonquin Club for $26, which is comparable to rates at Back Bay garages. The less expensive Boston Common Garage is 6 blocks plus the Public Gardens away. The Club is a 6 minute walk from the Copley Square T station.