april 2022

20apr7:30 pm9:30 pmMendelssohn’s “Italian”7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Event Details

Conductor Ankush Kumar Bahl takes us on a musical voyage to the immortal “land where the lemon-trees bloom, and the gold orange glows…” in Felix Mendelssohn’s Italian Symphony, inspired by his year-long trip to that country in 1830. Principal bass Jeremy Kurtz-Harris performs music by Tijuana-based composer Andrés Martín, whose concerto draws on the rhythms of tango from his native Argentina.

Program Details:
ARTISTS AND REPERTOIRE
Ankush Kumar Bahl, conductor
Jeremy Kurtz-Harris, double bass

PROGRAM: ROSSINI: Overture to L’Italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)
Andrés MARTÍN: Double Bass Concerto No. 1
MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 4, Italian

https://artcenter.org/event/mendelssohns-italian/