Pictures at an Exhibition
Approximate running time: 2 hours
2430 Bancroft Ave.
Berkeley CA 94704
Take flight through a mesmerizing symphonic journey where color, light, and soulful melodies intertwine. Ellington's Solitude, arranged by Morton Gould, evokes the voices of jazz legends Billie Holiday and Louis Armstrong. Let the celestial phenomenon of the Northern Lights come to life through Jimmy López Bellido's enchanting Aurora Violin Concerto, featuring the virtuosity of Leticia Moreno. Immerse yourself in the striking spectacle of Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, vividly depicting Viktor Hartmann's paintings, orchestrated by Ravel. Prepare for a transcendent fusion of sight and sound, as music paints a colorful landscape that will leave you spellbound.
JOSEPH YOUNG conductor
LETICIA MORENO violin
ELLINGTON Solitude (arr. Gould)
JIMMY LÓPEZ BELLIDO Aurora Violin Concerto
Leticia Moreno, violin
MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
*programming is subject to change*