WEST SIDE STORY RETOLD
Tuesday, June 20, 7:30 p.m.
First Baptist Church, Portland
Orpheus Academy Orchestra
Travis Hatton, conductor
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K.385 "Haffner"
Martinů: Canzone No. 1
from Toccata e due canzoni
Bernstein/Fleischer: West Side Story Concerto
arr. for string quartet and orchestra
Bernstein's unforgettable masterpiece is retold in the form of a concerto for string quartet and orchestra. Preceeding it is Mozart's famous and elegant Haffner symphony and Martinů's Canzone No. 1 -- a reflective, sonorous "song"
-- the middle movement of his Toccata e due canzoni.