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Homer Gala Performance
August 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Kenai Peninsula Orchestra, conducted by Tammy Vollom-Matturro, presents its Gala Concert, Celebrating the Americas. The program opens with Leonard Bernstein’s Overture to Candide, and includes Arturo Márquez’s Danzon No. 2. The audience will be treated to a viewing of Charlie Chaplin’s silent film, The Rink, for which the orchestra provides the soundtrack of ragtime pieces and well-timed percussion effects. Guest artist Oleg Proskurnya, adjunct professor of UAA and director of the UAA Sinfonia and Anchorage Civic Orchestra, performs Ástor Piazzolla’s violin concerto, The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires.