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The LAPO presents the world premiere of Boitatá by Clarice Assad, Wed 10/25 @ 8pm

The word Boitatá originates in the Tupi-Guarani language, meaning “Fire Serpent,” and the legend likely derives from the Indigenous people of Brazil.

Overture for Orchestra by Clarice Assad
Overture for Orchestra by Clarice Assad

10/4 Tarrodi: Liguria Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 (Randall Goosby, v; Dalia Stasevska, cond)

marcelo macaue

10/11 Still: Darker America Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder Brahms: Symphony No. 1 (Dorothea Röschmann, s; Rafael Payare, cond)

10/18 Clyne: This Midnight Hour Schumann: Piano Concerto Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade (Sunwook Kim, p; Tianyi Lu, cond)

10/25 Assad: Boitatá (World premiere) Adès: Violin Concerto, Concentric Paths Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 (Leila Josefowicz, v; Elim Chan, cond)