The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra is presenting a new digital programme
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) is presenting a new digital programme featuring six of LACO’s musicians and a guest appearance by the Miró Quartet.
Hosted by the ensemble’s concertmaster Margaret Batjer, LACO AT HOME will be livestreamed on Thursday 30 April and Friday 1 May, at 7:30pm, and will subsequently be available on demand free of charge.
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The programme also features several LACO artists performing solo works, including LACO Principal Cello Andrew Shulman with Albinoni’s Adagio; Principal Flute Joachim Becerra Thomsen with Debussy’s Syrinx; Principal Percussion Wade Culbreath with Sonata No. 1 in G minor from Bach’s Sonatas and Partitas for violin solo, arranged for solo Marimba; and Principal Clarinet Joshua Ranz with Bach’s Allemande from Suite No. 4 for solo violoncello arranged for clarinet, and Hommage to De Falla by Hungarian composer/clarinetist Béla Kovács.
In addition, LACO violin desk-partners Joel Pargman and Carrie Kennedy, husband and wife, perform the third movement from Miklos Rozsa’s Sonata for two violins and Piazzolla’s evocative Tango Etude No. 3 arranged for two violins.