Youth and Triumph
Yehuda Gilad, Music Director and Conductor
Joachim Becerra Thomsen, Flute
Pre-concert lecture at 6:45 pm by Chair of Music History, Dr. Kristi Brown. Free to all ticket holders; seating is limited.
ROSSINI Overture to L’Italiana in Algeri
NIELSEN Flute Concerto
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3, “Eroica”
Joachim Becerra Thomsen, Conservatory student and the youngest-ever principal player in Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, performs Nielsen’s Flute Concerto. Beethoven’s triumphant Symphony No. 3, “Eroica,” and Rossini’s Overture to L’Italiana in Algeri, written when the composer was only 21 years old, complete the program.