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PARC Retirement Living Tea & Trumpets

Orpheum Theatre

Event Details
  • 03 Oct 2019

    Thursday 2:00 pm

    Orpheum Theatre

Artists

Approx. 90 Minute Performance

Program

  • Offenbach
    La Vie Parisienne Overture
  • Offenbach
    Tales of Hoffmann: Barcarolle
  • Berlioz
    Symphonie fantastique, II. Un bal
  • Satie
    Gymnopédies: III. Lent et grave
  • Saint-Saëns
    Danse macabre
  • Debussy
    Suite bergamasque: Clair de lune
  • Massenet
    Thaïs: Méditation
  • Gershwin
    An American in Paris
  • Piaf
    La Vie en rose

Take a stroll through the streets of gay Paris in the opening concert of hte 2019-2020 Tea & Trumpets. New VSO Assistant Conductor makes his debut alongside host Christopher Gaze. The program features music of Bizet, Offenbach and Gerswhin’s entire An American in Paris. PLUS: The VSO debut of Kai Chow, winner of the VSO SoM’s 18-19 Future of Excellence Competition, performing the violin solo in Massenet’s gorgeous ‘Méditation’ from the opera Thaïs.

Complimentary Tea & Cookies are served in the lobby starting at 1pm. Tea provided compliments of Tetley Tea.

This concert is part of the 2019-2020 Tea & Trumpets series.

  • 03 Oct 2019

    Thursday 2:00 pm

    Orpheum Theatre

Artists

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