Estonian National Symphony Orchestra with Pianist Joyce Yang
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The last date listed for Estonian National Symphony Orchestra with Pianist Joyce Yang was Sunday March 29, 2009 / 3:00pm.
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Her parents named her "Star" ... and with a grandfather, uncles and a father all famous musicians, how could she be anything but? The star in question is Estrella Morente, who has since exceeded every prediction of success to become one of the greatest flamenco vocalists alive today. Celebrated for her fresh approach to flamenco and popular Spanish songs, Morente has a supple and evocative voice, summoning heart-broken regret and boundless joy with equal ease (and often within the same song). So stirring is her voice, that director Pedro Almodóvar included it on the soundtrack to his Oscar-nominated film, Volver. Experience her intense rhythms and moody melodies -- and the accompaniment of a dazzling flamenco guitarist -- when Morente performs live at Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall. Learn More
Quotes & Highlights
- "Brilliant...a surprise highlight of the year." --The <em>New York Times</em>
<p>Founded more than 80 years ago, the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra has performed with many of the world's leading conductors—including Neeme Jarvi, Valery Gergiev, and Kurt Masur—and recorded several internationally acclaimed discs for Virgin Classics, winning a Grammy Award in 2003 and BBC Music Magazine's Best Orchestral Recording award in 2006. Now on its eagerly awaited debut American tour, the 100-member ensemble appears under the direction of the sensational Estonian conductor Eri Klas in a program featuring 2005 Van Cliburn Silver Medalist Joyce Yang at the piano. "Brilliant...a surprise highlight of the year" (New York Times).</p> <p>Program:</p> <p>Pärt/Cantus In Memoriam Benjamin Britten</p> <p>Rachmaninoff/Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18</p> <p>Sibelius/Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43</p>
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