300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, 90802
Maestro Benjamin Rous will kick off our season with arousing performance of Prokofievs Symphony #5 in B-flat major a true expression of the grandeur of the human spirit. Written in 1944, this virtuosic work is bright, energetic, and optimistic and a perfect start to the season. The night will also showcase the versatility of our orchestra musicians with a unique performance of Vaughan Williams Tuba Concerto in F Minor performed by Principal tuba, Doug Tornquist. The program begins with Tchaikovskys Romeo & Juliet Overture Fantasy a beloved work whose love theme has been popularly used in dozens of television and movies. Come out and welcome in the new Classical season!