February 22, 2020
Angels and Demons
Doors open at 6:45 p.m.
Prelude talk from 7–7:30 p.m.
Concert begins at 8 p.m.
Bankhead Theater, 2400 First Street, Livermore, California
Suppé: Overture to
The Beautiful Galatea
Elgar: Three Bavarian Dances
Raff: “In der Walpurgisnacht”
from Symphony No. 8
Franck: Le chasseur maudit
(The Accursed Huntsman)
plus solos by winners of the 2019–2020 Competition for Young Musicians:
Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-flat, first movement
Igor Aprelev, soloist
Haydn: Violoncello Concerto No. 2 in D, first movement
Starla Breshears, soloist
Jason Klein, guest conductor
Join us for this dramatic program led by guest conductor and Bay Area favorite, Jason Klein. Discover evocative music of Franz von Suppé, Edward Elgar, Joachim Raff, and César Franck, exploring themes of terror and delight! Celebrate inspiring young talent and meet the winners of our Competition for Young Musicians.
The student jazz band Element 116 with its director, Matt Finders, will perform in the lobby during intermission.
Listen to the prelude lecture (95MB mp3) by Jason Klein, and read the concert program booklet (1.4MB pdf).
© Livermore-Amador Symphony Association
photo of Jason Klein: YouShine Photography