Vivaldi's Beloved "Four Seasons" and Great Argentine Tangoes With the Glendale Symphony Orchestra
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The last date listed for Tango Through the Four Seasons was Saturday October 7, 2006 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Alex Theatre:
- Full Price:
- $27.50 - $47.50
- Our Price:
- $13.75 - $23.75
Led by Grammy Award-winning arranger and musician Matt Catingub, the Glendale Pops takes the stage for an evening of jazz-rock fusion. The fun and creative program will put a distinctive Pops spin on songs by Blood Sweat & Tears, Steely Dan and Chicago, and will have you humming and tapping your toes along with the talented orchestra as they play renditions of these recognizable tunes. The Glendale Pops Orchestra has quickly become a prized addition to Southern California music and celebrates their third anniversary in 2014. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Lisa L.
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Alex Theatre is charming, there is ample parking for $1 with validation (thanks to City of Glendale), many great restaurants and stores nearby, so I recommend this venue. The symphony itself is very good with a new young Asian woman leading, so I will plan on attending another of their concerts in December.
Quotes & Highlights
- Program: <strong>Vivaldi</strong> - <em>Four Seasons; </em> <strong>Lalo Schifrin</strong> - Three Tango pieces for solo flute and string orchestra; <strong>Piazzola</strong> - <em>Cuatro Estaciones en Buenos Aires</em>
- Olivia Tsui - conductor
- Sheridon Stokes - flute
- Armen Annasian - violin
- Elizabeth Roccella and Claudio Otero - tango dancers
<p>Southern California does have seasons, contrary to what folks in other sections of the country may think. In fact, this evening's performance will guarantee an experience of all four seasons ...when the Glendale Symphony Orchestra travels back in time 300 years to Italy, to enjoy Antonio Vivaldi's best known and most beloved work, 'The Four Seasons.' </p> <p>From Italy, then travel to Argentina to experience the four seasons yet again - albeit with a distinctly South American flavor - when the orchestra presents 'Cuatro Estaciones en Buenos Aires,' a seething, seductive masterpiece by renowned 20th century tango composer, Astor Piazzola. </p> <p>And, because it's impossible to stop dancing once you start to tango, the night will conclude with 'Three Tangos for Flute and String Orchestra,' composed by the Glendale Symphony Orchestra's very own former Music Director, Lalo Schifrin. </p>