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Sunday, February 25, 2024 at 4:00 PM PST


Immerse yourself in a trailblazing evening that pays homage to the vibrant diversity of French music, spanning from the Impressionist era to the present day. Experience the ethereal beauty and groundbreaking spirit of Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, where vivid colors come to life in this signature symphonic poem. Connesson's A Kind of Trane honors the legendary jazz icon John Coltrane, while Farrenc's Symphony No. 3 in G minor showcases her pioneering creativity, painting a rich and colorful musical tapestry. Join us for a remarkable celebration of these innovative musical contributions that have left an indelible mark on the world of music.

JOSEPH YOUNG conductor

ROBERT YOUNG saxophone

DEBUSSY Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

Robert Young, saxophone

FARRENC Symphony No. 3 in G minor

*programming is subject to change*


First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley
2407 Dana Street
Berkeley CA 94704