Friday, May 20 | 08:00 PM
Emerging young soloists gracing J.S. Bach’s Fifth Brandenburg Concerto, a musical favorite by Ottorino Respighi, and the West Coast premiere of French composer Charles Koechlin’s tone poem Sur les flots lointains, crown one of our most exciting seasons ever!
Charles Koechlin – Sur les flots lointains, Op.130
(version for string orchestra)
J.S. Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 In D Major, BWV 1050
Ottorino Respighi – Ancient Airs And Dances, Suite 3, P.172
Concert without intermission
Nikka Gershman-Pepper is a flutist and a composer. At age six she discovered her love for music. A year later, she was one of the youngest musicians to perform with the Emmy-winning Honor’s Orchestra at UCLA Schoenberg Music Hall Concert where she was offered the position of principal flute in The All Schools Elementary Honor Orchestra.Read More