Throughout the history of Western music, composers have been inspired by the work of composers who came before them. Today, I'll focus on some of those inspirations from Palestrina to Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms and Dvorák.
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Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra: Russian Dances. Laura Jackson, Conductor; Esther Yoo, Violin. Works by Tchaikovsky, Glazunov and Stravinsky. Saturday, March 17, 7:30pm and Sunday, March 18, 4pm, Blaisdell Concert Hall.
Hawai’i Opera Theatre: Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin. Friday, April 22, 7:30pm; Sunday, April 24, 4pm; Tuesday, April 26, 7:30pm. Blaisdell Concert Hall.
Chamber Music Hawai’i: Brass, Bach and the Renaissance. Monday, April 9, 7:30pm, Doris Duke Theatre; Tuesday, April 17, 7pm, UH West O’ahu Library; Monday, April 23, 7:30pm, Paliku Theatre.