Be inspired as we explore virtuoso solo melodies from across the repertoire, starting with Verdi’s operatic overture Nabucco and ending with the rhythmically energized Capriccio Espagnol by Rimsky-Korssakov. The concert also showcases the winner of the Young Artist Auditions, performing concertos for piano and marimba. Guest artists are Chuang Li on piano and Eric Whitmer on marimba. Scott Seaton conducts. Free preconcert talk one hour prior to performance. Tickets are $21-$55, contact the University Box office in Chico at 530 898-6333 or the Cascade Theatre Box office in Redding at 530 243-8877.
Chico: Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 7:30 pm. Laxson Auditorium, CSU Chico
Redding: Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm. Cascade Theatre, 1733 Market Street, Redding
VERDI Overture to Nabucco
ROSAURO Concerto for Marimba, mats. I, II and IV
LISZT Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 1
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Capriccio Espagnol