Tristan und Isolde
Performances of Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde with the PR Symphony, soprano Jane Eaglen and Metropolitan Opera conductor, Gareth Morrell. November 17-20, 2004
Camerata Caribe performance available online
Camerata Caribe performance of CanciÃ³n callada (2004) for bassoon, oboe and piano can now be found online. This work by JosÃ© R. Alvira was written for Camerata Caribe and premiered in September, 2004. The recording is of that premiere performance…
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5 on St. Thomas
Performance of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 with the Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra on the island of St. Thomas Saturday October, 23rd 2004.
Camerata Caribe Fall 2004
Camerata Caribe concert Sunday, October 10 at the Conservatorio de MÃºsica de Puerto Rico. Program included Mozart Quintet for Piano and Winds and the world premiere of CanciÃ³n callada for bassoon, oboe and piano by JosÃ© RodrÃguez Alvira. A recording…
Peter and the Wolf
Performance of Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf with the PR Symphony Saturday, October 2, 2004 at the Museum for Art in Santurce, PR. Also on the program was Dukas’ The Sorcerer’s Apprentice.
Puerto Rico Chamber Ensemble at La Fortaleza
Performance with the Puerto Rico Chamber Ensemble at La Fortaleza (the Governor’s mansion) in Old San Juan Tuesday, September 28. On the program was Schubert’s Octet, arrangements of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro Overture, Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite, Verdi’s Overture to La…
Alborada del gracioso
Performance of Alborada del gracioso by M. Ravel with the Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra and R. Pabon. September 24th, 2004 in Centro de Bellas Artes. Also on the program was Prelude Ã lâ€™AprÃ¨s-midi dâ€™un faune of Debussy, Poulenc’s Concierto en…
PR Symphony performance at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.
The Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra performed a concert at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. September 19th at 8:00pm. The program included: Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Overture, Roberto Sierra’s Fandangos, selected opera arias and the Suite No. 2 from Daphnis et…
Saxton Rose joins the IDRS WWW editorial board as Assistant Editor
Saxton recently helped design the new IDRS home page and is responsible for its daily maintanence. The International Double Reed Society (IDRS) is a world-wide organization of double reed (oboe and bassoon family) players, instrument manufacturers and enthusiasts which has…
Tchaikovsky Fourth Symphony
Performance of Symphony No. 4 in F minor Op.36 by P. Tchaikovsky with the Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra and RoselÃn PabÃ³n conductor. June 5th, 2004 at Centro de Bellas Artes.