Spotlight On The Symphony - Souvenir de Florence

Sunday September 15, 2019 at 2:00pm

Samper Recital Hall

The opening recital of our Spotlight on the Symphony Recital Series will feature six string musicians, including concertmaster Nigel Armstrong, Daniel Stewart on viola, principal viola Chad Kaltinger, principal cello Jonah Kim, and assistant principal cello Saul Richmond-Rakerd.

The highlight of the program will be Tchaikovsky’s beautiful sextet, Souvenir de Florence, so named because he wrote it while in Florence. However the last two movements are distinctly reminiscent of Russian folk-like