NYC travels to South Korea for a three-concert series in Seoul and Daegu. The tour begins with two performances at Seoul’s Lotte Concert Hall, joined by composer and trumpet player Brandon Ridenour, and rising clarinetist Yoonah Kim. NYCP performs an eclectic program of familiar classical masterpieces, including an arrangement of Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue for Clarinet and String Orchestra arranged by Texu Kim. Ridenour joins the ensemble for his exquisite arrangement of Five Beatles Songs for Trumpet.
HOLST / Jupiter (Arr. Samuel Adler)
RACHMANINOFF / Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 14
BARTOK / Romanian Folk Dances Sz. 56, BB 68
B. RIDEMOUR / Five Beatles Songs for Trumpet
PIAZZOLLA / Otoño Porteño
GERSHWIN / Rhapsody in Blue for Clarinet and Strings (Arr. Texu Kim)
MOZART / Eine kleine Nachtmusik