2018 Gala Concert Program Notes

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.

$20 General, $15 Crscendo Club Members, 18 and under FREE

August 10 at the Mariner Theatre in Homer

August 11 at Renee C. Henderson Auditorium in Kenai