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The Lighter Side of Tchaikovsky and Schubert

Tuesday, July 26, 2022, 6:30 PM MDT

Sun Valley Pavilion

Festival Chamber Orchestra

Alasdair Neale, Conductor

Amos Yang, Cello

Pre-Concert Chat, 5:45 PM
Led by Peter Henderson
Pavilion Lawn Paver Bar


Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33



Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, D. 485


Program notes: The Lighter Side of Tchaikovsky and Schubert

Tchaikovsky’s Rococo Variations draws inspiration from music of an earlier era. The term “rococo” signifies a style of 18th-century art and architecture typified by elegance and graceful ornamentation. Carrying the term over to music from the same period was natural, but imprecise. In music, the rococo style is generally exemplified by those pieces existing in the seams of the Baroque and Classical eras....

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2022 digital program book

Printed programs are available at the concerts, at the Festival Welcome Center and Store (open during rehearsal and 5:00-8:00 PM; closed during the concert), or outside the Festival office at 120 2nd, Ave. North, Ketchum.


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