DM Symphony - SEASON DEBUT: DISCOVER FANDANGO!
The Harriet S. and J. Locke Macomber Concert
Joseph Giunta, conducting
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
James Romain, soprano saxophone
Arturo MÁRQUEZ Danzón No. 6 “Puerto Calvario”
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Capriccio espagnole
Arturo MÁRQUEZ Fandango for Violin & Orchestra
World-renowned violinist Anne Akiko Meyers joins the Symphony in its second annual Harriet S. and J. Locke Macomber Concert, an artistic initiative to present once-in-a-lifetime works and extraordinary, acclaimed soloists. The Symphony’s Season Debut highlights the passionate dance music of Mexico and Spain, featuring works by Alexis-Emmanuel Chabrier, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, and Arturo Márquez. The concert will conclude with Márquez’s exciting and fiery Fandango for Violin & Orchestra, written for Anne Akiko Meyers in 2021.
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