Family Concert - Music In Motion! Rhythms of Life
Sunday, March 2, 2014, 2 pm, Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
Bring your entire family to experience the infectious rhythms of Dance from around the world! Featuring joyful, heart stirring melodies from Hungrary, Cuba, Mexico, Vienna, America, Russia, and special guest collaborations with the Santa Cruz Ballet Theater, Santa Cruz County Youth Symphony, Cabrillo Youth Chorus, and the classical guitar and cajón duo, Roberto and Ernesto Granados, this is a truly fun concert you won't want to miss! After the concert, children will be invited backstage to 'Meet the Instruments'.
Concert Program Includes:
BRAHMS Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G minor
BERNSTEIN 'Mambo' from West Side Story
GRANADOS Barrio del Morao
TCHAIKOVSKY 'Sleeping Beauty Waltz'
COPLAND 'Hoe-Down' from Rodeo
BADELT Theme from Pirates of the Caribbean
BORODIN 'Polovtsian Dances' from Prince Igor
TCHAIKOVSKY 'Trepak' (Russian Dance) from The Nutcracker
A Celebration of Latin Classical Music
Across the Universe and Beyond
Saturday, June 7, 2014, 8 pm, Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
Join us for a celebration of classical Latin music! This special event will feature some of the most celebrated music from, and inspired by Spain, Mexico, Cuba, and Argentina, including selections from the world's most famous opera (Carmen), most famous guitar concerto (Rodrigo's Concierto de Arenjuez), and the riotously exuberant Danzon No. 2 by Marquez, and Estancia suite by Ginastera.
CONCERT PROGRAM TBA