From the vitality of Dvorak’s dazzling Carnival Overture to the sensual, mesmerizing sounds of Arturo Márquez’ music, and Tchaikovsky’s most spectacular symphony--this concert overflows with enchanting, shimmering, spellbinding melodies.
Santa Cecilia Orchestra (SCO) will host its second concert of the 2013-2014 season, “Spellbound!,” which will take place at Occidental College’s Thorne Hall on Sunday February 9 at 4:00 p.m. Conductor Sonia Marie De León de Vega will lead the orchestra performing music by Dvorak, Márquez and Tchaikovsky.
SCO is fulfilling its Music is For Everyone mission by offering full orchestra concerts, chamber concerts and its nationally acclaimed Discovering Music Program.
The orchestra will perform three passionate masterworks, Dvorak’s Carnival Overture, Márquez’ Danzón No. 8 and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. The orchestra will end the program with Tchaikovsky’s most spectacular symphony, an emotional tour de force that blazes with passion. Rich with drama and marked by a supercharged melody, Tchaikovsky’s epic Symphony No. 4 will leave you with goose bumps.
The concert will take place at Occidental College’s Thorne Hall, 1600 Campus Rd., Los Angeles on Sunday February 9, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. There will be one performance only of this program. Tickets priced at $26, $20 and $7 (youth 17 and under) are available by calling the orchestra office at (323) 259-3011 or by visiting www.scorchestra.org/201011orderform.html#ticketsspellbound.