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04.28.2017 | Capriccio Italien

April 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Categories: Music


Mighty brass soloists take center stage as Gerry Pagano and Julie Thayer step forward with unique works for bass trombone and horn. Paired with favorites including Clair de lune and Der Freischütz Overture, this evening comes to an outstanding close with Tchaikovsky’s picturesque Capriccio italien, a fantasy reminiscent of Italian folk music and street songs.

David Robertson, conductor
Julie Thayer, horn
Gerard Pagano, bass trombone

WEBER Der Freischütz Overture
STEPHENSON The Arch (Trombone Concerto)
WALTON Crown Imperial (Coronation March)
MENDELSSOHN The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave)
DEBUSSY Clair de lune
DUKAS Villanelle for Horn and Orchestra
TCHAIKOVSKY Capriccio italien

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