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LOVE IN THE AFTERNOON
Saturday, December 4, 2021 I 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 5, 2021 I 3:00 p.m. SOLD OUT
ALEXANDER PLATT, The Symphonia's principal conductor from 2006-2009, rejoins us to present Grammy Award-winning guitar sensation JASON VIEAUX in a performance of Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranguez. The concert opens with two pieces for strings from William Grant Still's "Lyric Suite", and it will close with Bizet's popular Symphony in C.
- STILL: "The Quiet One," from the Lyric Suite (arr. Alexander Platt)
- RODRIGO: Concierto de Aranjuez
- BIZET: Symphony in C
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Saturday, January 8, 2022 I 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 9, 2022 I 3:00 p.m. SOLD OUT
Grammy-nominated violinist and conductor, ANDRES CARDENES, in his first appearance with The Symphonia in a dazzling, sensuous, all-strings program. Paganini's dazzling Caprice will open the concert, which will conclude with Mahler's dark, brooding, and driven arrangement of Schubert’s Quartet in D Minor ("Death and the Maiden").
- PAGANINI Variations on Caprice No. 24
- VIVALDI Concertos in e minor & D Major from "La Stravaganza"
- SCHUBERT String Quartet in D minor “Death and the Maiden” (arr. for string orchestra by Gustav Mahler)
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MUSIC IN BLOOM
Sunday, March 27, 2022 I 3:00 p.m.
Spring is in the air, and LAURA JACKSON leads the orchestra in a thrilling concert of works by Adolphe, Britten, and Beethoven, featuring piano soloist MARIKA BOURNAKI.
- ADOLPHE (Julia) Shiver and Bloom
- BRITTEN Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge
- BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3
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Sunday , April 24, 2022 I 3:00 p.m.
Maestro ALASTAIR WILLIS will be back on the podium, and he is joined on stage by LES ROETTGES, flute soloist, for a program filled with mystery and haunting beauty. The concert features a glorious flute concerto by the “the French Mozart,” Francois Devienne, Mendelssohn’s evocative Hebrides Overture ("Fingal’s Cave"), and Manuel de Falla’s suite from his sensuous ballet El Amor Brujo. What a way to cap the season!
- MENDELSSOHN Hebrides Overture
- MASON Reflections on a Memorial
- DEVIENNE Flute Concerto No. 7 in E minor
- DE FALLA El Amor Brujo