35th PPO CONCERT SERIES III

 

PRESENTED BY:

Cultural Center of the Philippines

with the support of PAGCOR

 

DATE/TIME/VENUE:

November 17, 2017 | 8:00 PM

Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (CCP Main Theater)

 

DESCRIPTION:

Jazz meets classical in the third series concert of the PPO, featuring two renowned Filipino guest artists: Saxophonist Tots Tolentino and conductor Gerard Salonga. Tots is hailed by critics as having the most distinct and influential sax sound in the Philippines today. Multi-awarded conductor Gerard Salonga was honoured by the President of the Philippines as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Men in 2012. The repertoire includes Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess – A Symphonic Picture, Williams’ Catch Me If You Can – Escapades and Dvorak’s Symphony No.9 in E minor (From the New World). Don’t miss this concert!

 

PROGRAMME:

G. Gershwin Porgy and Bess – A Symphonic Picture

J. Williams Catch Me If You Can – Escapade

A. Dvořák Symphony No.9 in E minor (From the New World)

I. Adagio — Allegro molto

II. Largo

III. Scherzo: Molto vivace — Poco sostenuto

IV. Allegro con fuoco

 

ABOUT THE SOLOIST:

PHOTO.Tots Tolentino

 

 

 

 

 

Tots Tolentinosaxophone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT THE CONDUCTOR:

 PHOTO.Gerard Salonga

 

 

 

 

Gerard Salongaconductor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TICKET INFORMATION:

[OC] Orchestra Center                   1,500

[OS] Orchestra Side                       1,200

[EOS] Extreme Orchestra Side          800

[BIC] Balcony I Center                       500

[U. Box] Upper Box (6 tickets)         3,000

[L. Box] Lower Box (6 tickets)          7,200

[P. Box] Parterre Box (6 tickets)       9,000

 

DISCOUNTS:

20% Discount for Senior Citizens, PWD, Government and Military Personnel

50% Discount for Students

 

For reservation and other information, please call 832-3704 | 832-3706 or e-mail ccpsalesandpromo@gmail.com