Trumpets & Tchaikovsky

Artists

Rafael Payare, conductor
Pacho Flores, trumpet

Repertoire

ANDREW NORMAN: Drip Blip Sparkle Spin Glint Glide Glow Float Flop Chop Pop Shatter Splash
NERUDA: Trumpet Concerto in E-flat Major
PAQUITO D'RIVERA: Concerto venezolano for Trumpet and Orchestra (U.S. Premiere and SDSO co-commission)
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36

Please join us 45 minutes before the concert for "What's the Score?", a lively talk about the composers and the repertoire given by commentator Nuvi Mehta from the stage of Copley Symphony Hall.

About

Trumpets and other brilliant brass instruments shine brightly in a night full of dazzling virtuosity and grandeur! You’ll love the playful imagination of Andrew Norman — perhaps the most celebrated American composer of his generation. Pacho Flores will delight you with the classical elegance of Johann Baptist Georg Neruda’s trumpet concerto, and then the rhythms of Latin jazz meld with symphonic music in a new work by Cuban-American composer Paquito D’Rivera. Finally, the dramatic fanfares of fate take center stage in Piotr Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony.

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Parking

New this year: the 701B parking facility (701 B Street, 92101, just one block south of the Jacobs Music Center) will be available for parking on concert nights. Prepaid parking is also available in this facility. (See Parking Page at the link below for pricing details.)

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Valet parking, provided by ABM Parking, is available for all Friday and Saturday evening Jacobs Masterworks concerts.

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