Classics 5 – Celebrating Our Sister Cities

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Saturday | April 27, 2019 | 6 pm

Conductor
Guest Artist

Combined Choruses from the Stockton Chorale, San Joaquin Delta College, and the University of the Pacific

Program

Music from each of Stockton’s Sister Cities to include:
CHEN YI: Capriccio
MÁRQUEZ: Conga del fuego
VERDI: Triumphal Scene from Aida
plus more!

Overview

Celebrate Stockton’s Sister Cities from around the world! The program traverses the globe with colorful works from China, Mexico, Italy, Cambodia, Nigeria, Japan, and the Philippines—interspersed with some local Stockton gems. Huge combined choral forces will join the Stockton Symphony for the grand finale. Be sure to experience this musical extravaganza!

Concert Tidbits

  • Stockton’s seven Sister Cities are: Shimizu, Japan (March 9, 1959), Iloiol City, Philippines (August 2, 1965), Empalme, Mexico (September 4, 1973), Foshan, China (April 11,1988), Parma, Italy (January 13, 1998), Battambang, Cambodia (October 19, 2004), Asaba, Nigeria (June 6, 2006).

 

Concert Sponsors

C.A. Webster Foundation | Port of Stockton

Guest Artist Sponsors

Stockton Symphony Board of Directors | Jim Fenelon