PPO CONCERT FOR THE YOUTH 2017

 

PRESENTED BY:

Cultural Center of the Philippines

 

DATE/TIME/VENUE:

August 24, 2017 | 10:00 AM & 2:00 PM

Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (CCP Little Theater)

 

DESCRIPTION:

Maestro Yoshikazu Fukumura conducts the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO) in this educational and entertaining program. Young audiences are taught classical music appreciation and introduced to the different instruments of the symphony orchestra in a fun and enjoyable way as the country's leading orchestra performs timeless pieces from its classical repertoire.

 

The program includes Strauss’ Die Fledermaus – Overture and Pizzicato Polka, Saint- Saens’ Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Williams’s Fantasia on Greensleeves, Anderson’s Serenata and Marques’ Danzon No.2. Two young violin virtuosi will be the featured soloists in this concert: Joaquin Gutierrez for the 10:00 AM performance and Adrian Nicolas Ong for the 2:00 PM performance.

 

An interactive lecture-demo introducing the different instruments of the orchestra will be facilitated by a Narrator.

 

TICKET INFORMATION:

Ticket Price: P200

Discounts:

20% discount for Senior Citizen and PWD

50% for Students

 

PROGRAMME:

J. Strauss                     Die Fledermaus – Overture          

J.Strauss                      Pizzicato Polka                    

C.Saint- Saens Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso 

 

Joaquin Gutierrez, violin (for the 10:00 am performance)

Adrian Nicolas Ong, violin (for the 2:00 pm performance)

 

Introduction of the Instruments of the Orchestra to Young Audiences  (Narrator)

 

R.Vaughan Williams     Fantasia on Greensleeves

Leroy Anderson            Serenata

Arturo Marques             Danzon No.2          

 

ABOUT THE FEATURED SOLOISTS:

 

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ADRIAN NICOLAS C. ONG, violin

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joaquin Gutierrez

 

 

 

 

 

 

JOAQUIN MARIA "CHINO" GUTIERREZ, violin