Youthful Exuberance

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 7:30 p.m. | Beall Concert Hall

Kelly Kuo, conductor | Young Soloist Competition Winners, soloists

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento in D Major, K. 136

Luigi Boccherini: Cello Concerto in B-Flat Major - I. Allegro moderato

Angela Rose Padula, cello (Junior Division Young Soloist Competition First-Place Winner)

Jacques Offenbach: “Les oiseaux dans la charmille” from Les contes d’Hoffmann

Leonard Bernstein: “Glitter and Be Gay” from Candide

Morgan Paige, soprano (Senior Division Young Soloist Competition First-Place Winner)

Georges Bizet: Symphony No. 1 in C Major

Young musicians shine in our season finale! First, musicians from the Eugene-Springfield Youth Orchestra join us on stage for Mozart’s delightful Divertimento in D Major before the winners of our annual Young Soloist Competition dazzle in their winning concertos with OMP. Finally, our season closes with Bizet’s youthful masterpiece, his Symphony No.1 in C Major, written when he was just seventeen years of age.

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