Pacific Symphony Celebrates the Rite of Spring With Music, Dance and Film
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For his Segerstrom Center debut, the "King of Romance" will sing his greatest hits, including "Release Me" and "Quando, Quando, Quando," as well as perform a virtual duet with Sir Elton John and other songs from his latest album, Engelbert Calling, his first duets CD. With four Grammy nominations, 24 platinum records, 63 gold records, a Golden Globe Award for Entertainer of the Year and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Engelbert Humperdinck is a legend in the music industry. The "premier voice of the 20th century" (London Times) -- he's sold more than 150 million records to date -- has recorded everything from romantic ballads like "After the Lovin'" to the platinum-selling song "Lesbian Seagull" from Beavis and Butt-Head Do America. Learn More
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Featured review from Arnie Hershamn
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The concert was exhilarating and enjoyable. Made you come alive and touched all the emotions.
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This was an outstanding show, with the orchestra playing at its absolute best for Maestro St. Clair. The first half featured favorite pre-1900 Russian ballet music from Tchaikovsky. Each segment was accompanied by dancers on stage, who added a...continued
TCHAIKOVSKY: Excerpts from The Nutcracker and Swan Lake (featuring Members of UC Irvine Department of Dance, Ton Wong, choreographer)
TCHAIKOVSKY: Lullaby in a Storm from Sixteen Songs for Children (Susana Poretsky, soprano • Hye-Young Kim, piano)
STRAVINSKY: Epilogue: Lullaby in the Land of Eternity from The Fairy’s Kiss
FILM EXCERPT: Stravinsky: Once at a Border (1982) (Tony Palmer, film director)
STRAVINSKY: _The Rite of Spring _
Pacific Symphony, Carl St.Clair, conductor
Preview Talk with Alan Chapman at 7:00pm