Pacific Symphony Presents Tchaikovsky Spectacular with Fireworks & Cannons
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The last date listed for Tchaikovsky Spectacular was Saturday August 7, 2010 / 8:00pm.
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Disney's groundbreaking marriage of symphonic music and animation is brought to dazzling life by Pacific Symphony in this live orchestral performance. Featuring classical music of unsurpassed beauty and excitement, this concert event showcases selections from both Fantasia and its follow-up Fantasia 2000, two of Disney's most celebrated and enduring animated features. Share a music- and magic-filled evening with the whole family as you experience live renditions of Dukas' The Sorcerer's Apprentice, Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker Suite and other iconic classical works while Disney's stunning footage is shown on the big screen. Make this special summertime treat even more special and add on one of Bristol Farms gourmet picnic box packages, featuring a delicious assortment of sandwiches and salads. Please see the full event description for more information. Learn More
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Featured review from larry canterRed Velvet
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Good program. Every piece was enjoyable. The young piano player burned the keyboard and made and an exciting and emotional presentation. It has been a long time since I have gone to a concert and felt so please the the entire presentation.
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I would actually rate this a 4-1/2. The music was wonderful. The Rachmanioff (sp?) pianist was magnificant. What a treat to see such talent in person. We did not realize our seats would be in the Terrace section. My husband had a bit of...continued
A thrilling night in store! Pacific Symphony’s ever-popular Tchaikovsky Spectacular features the thrilling climax of thundering cannons and spectacular fireworks in the 1812 Overture. Before that, delightful music from Swan Lake, plus, acclaimed pianist Benjamin Pasternack performs one of the repertoire’s most powerful, most demanding and most popular works — Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3, featured in the 1996 hit movie Shine.
Carl St.Clair, conductor
Benjamin Pasternack, piano
Glinka: Overture to Russlan and Ludmilla
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3
Tchaikovsky: Suite from Swan Lake
Tchaikovsky:_ 1812_ Overture