Celebrate the beginning of the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra’s fifth concert season with an exciting performance at the West Performing Arts Center featuring Mozart’s genial Second Violin Concerto and Antonio Vivaldi’s timeless Gloria, with the combined vocal forces of the West High School Choirs!
W.A. Mozart – Violin Concerto no. 2 in D Major, K.211
Tina Chang Qu, violin
A. VIVALDI – Gloria in D Major, RV. 589
Join Red Hen Press and The Broad Stage in an exclusive mid-season performance event! Carlo Ponti and Edoardo Ponti team up for an unforgettable afternoon of music and poetry, including readings by Edoardo Ponti from his poetry collection, Letters From a Young Father, which will reveal themes associated with one of the greatest journeys of all: fatherhood; illustrated by musical works performed by the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra under conductor Carlo Ponti.
Antonin Dvorak – First movement from Serenade, op.22
Benjamin Britten – Sentimental Saraband from Simple Symphony, op.4
P.I. Tchaikovsky – First movement from Serenade, op.48
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov – Neapolitan Song, op.63
Samuel Barber – Adagio, op.11
Don’t miss a season finale of dazzling piano artistry at the Theatre Raymond Kabbaz featuring the Judges Award Winners of the Orange County Music & Dance School’s Rising Stars Piano Competition, and kicked off by a very special guest soloist!
F.J. Haydn – Piano Concerto in D Major, Hob.XVIII:11
Vittorio Ponti, piano soloist
W.A. Mozart – Piano Concerto no.12 in A Major for Piano & Orchestra, K.414
Piano soloist: Judges Award Winner, Junior Division, OCM&D 2019 Rising Stars Piano Competition
L. van Beethoven – Piano Concerto no.2 in B-flat Major, op.19
Piano soloist: Judges Award Winner, Senior Division, OCM&D 2019 Rising Stars Piano Competition
All programs are subject to change.