Thursday, September 9, 2010
28th Season Concert 2010-2011 of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra Opens on September 10, 2010 at the CCP Main Theater
28th Season Concert (Bold Strokes, New Growth: PPO`s Fresh Harvest of Classics)
Concert 1 - "La Musique Francaise"
Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra
Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (CCP Main Theater)
Cultural Center of the Philippines
September 10, 2010 (Friday)
Olivier Ochanine, Conductor
Berlioz, Hector - Harold in Italy (Sayaka Kokubo, Viola)
Milhaud, Darius - Le Boeuf sur le Toit
Honegger, Arthur - Pastorale d'Ete
Ravel, Maurice - Bolero
Be present as the PPO opens the season with gems of the French repertoire. The PPO presents violist Sayaka Kokubo of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, who performs the symphony/viola concerto of Berlioz entitled Harold in Italy (based on Byron's Childe Harold's Pilgrimage). Other works are the two rarely performed Pastorale d'Été of Honegger and the surrealist ballet Le Boeuf sur le Toit of Milhaud, which is influenced by Brazilian popular music and rhythm. The concert wraps up with Ravel's well-loved Boléro.
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