Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
Prokofiev’s mastery of cultural and political elements reaches it’s apotheosis in his visionary Symphony No. 5. The program opens with Moncayo’s Huapango which celebrates zapateado dance traditions of Mexico, while Massenet’s breathtakingly beautiful Meditation from Thais and Saint-Saëns’ thrillingly virtuosic Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso will feature Klein String Competition 2nd prize winner Julian Rhee.