WASO Symphony in the City 2009
December 14, 2009 § Leave a comment
What a great view from the stage to see so many folks in attendance on a perfect, balmy windstill night on the Perth Esplanade.
The perfectly timed guns in the 1812 overture were a blast at the end!
The program, conducted by Guy Noble was
Glinka, Mikhail Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilyich Suite from Swan Lake, Opus 20a – No. Scene, Dance of the Swans, Spanish Dance
Mussorgsky, Modest A Night on Bald Mountain
Rachmaninoff, Sergei Vocalise, Opus 34, No. 14 – Rod McGrath, cello
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilyich Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op.36: Finale
Shostakovich, Dmitri Tahiti Trot (Tea for Two)
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilyich Eugene Onegin: Tatiana’s Letter Scene Katja Webb, soprano
Stravinsky, Igor The Firebird Suite (1919 revision): Infernal Dance
Shostakovich, Dmitri The Gadfly: Romance – Semra Lee, violin
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilyich 1812, Overture solonelle, Opus 49
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilyich The Nutcracker: Trepak