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Sep 17

The Phoenix Symphony in Prescott

Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Yavapai College Performing Arts Center
1100 East Sheldon Ave
Prescott, AZ 86303

Tito Munoz, conductor Alexander Laing, clarinet Philippe Quint, violin

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto Bernstein: Prelude, Fugue and Riffs Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring

From the smoke-filled nightclubs of 1950s New York to the peasant villages of pre-modern Russia, conductor Tito Munoz kicks off the Yavapai Symphony Associations 51st season with a bold and colorful program of musical masterpieces. Just over a century has passed since its scandalous premiere, yet Stravinskys folkloric ballet The Rite of Spring continues to surprise, excite and enthrall. In Prelude, Fugue and Riffs A stroke of genius that pivots between poly-rhythmic structures la Stravinsky and the wailing strains of big band jazz Munoz and Principal Clarinetist Alexander Laing usher in a the music of Leonard Bernstein. Virtuoso violinist Philippe Quint performs Tchaikovskys sizzling Violin Concerto.

Tickets $29 to $42 Tickets are available through the Yavapai Symphony Association (928) 776-4255 www.yavapaisymphony.org

Contact info:
Brent Bond
9284451788
brentbond@cableone.net
www.yavapaisymphony.org