National Symphony Orchestra: Manuel López-Gómez, conductor: Liam Teague, steelpan, plays Akiho: New work for Steelpan and Orchestra
As a follow-up to their 2012 Americas Tour, the NSO presents a percussion-themed program including a world premiere for steelpan and orchestra by American composer Andy Akiho, along with works by George Gershwin, Antonio Estévez, and more.
- Friday, May 29, 2015 - Saturday, May 30, 2015
- Concert Hall
- Running Time: TBA
- $10.00 - $70.00
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As a follow-up to their 2012 Americas Tour, the NSO presents a thrilling percussion-themed program that includes this season's NSO Hechinger Commission from American composer Andy Akiho--a world premiere work for steelpan and orchestra featuring steelpan master Liam Teague. Conducted by Manuel López-Gómez, the program will also include George Gershwin's Cuban Overture, Venezuelan composer Antonio Estévez's Melodia en el llano, and more.
Performance Timing: TBA
Program and Notes
- George Gershwin
- Cuban Overture
- Inocente Carreño
- Andy Akiho
- Steelpan Concerto
- Alberto Ginastera
- Antonio Estévez
- Melodia en el llano
- Leonard Bernstein
- Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
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