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Skylark

Saturday, January 18, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
All Saints Parish, Brookline
Price Range: $10 – $73
Kevin Rhodes conductor
Kristina Nilsson violin
Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra

Gioachino Antonio Rossini (1792-1868)

Overture to L’italiana in Algèri  

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

The Lark Ascending  

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op.92  
Poco sostenuto – Vivace  
Allegretto  
Presto – Assai meno presto (trio)  
Allegro con brio  

Our third concert opens with Rossini’s bubbly overture to L’italiana in Algeri, conducted by Kevin Rhodes, followed by the soaring romance for violin and orchestra, Vaughan-Williams’ classic The Lark Ascending, performed by our beloved concertmaster, Kristina Nilsson. We continue our festival of Beethoven works with his immensely popular Seventh Symphony.