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CSO Proof: Surrealist El Tropical
Fellini stumbles down an alley in old Havana...
About the Concert

Wednesday, March 29, 2023, 8 pm
Thursday, March 30, 2023, 8 pm
Cincinnati Music Hall

Rosie Herrera Dance Theatre
Rosie Herrera, choreographer
Clyde Scott, video and production designer
Luke Kritzeck, lighting and production designer

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These CSO Proof performances are supported by The Haile Foundation, Irwin & Melinda Simon, and the American Orchestras’ Futures Fund, a program of the League of American Orchestras made possible by funding from the Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation.


Ernesto Lecuona: "La Comparsa" (Carnival Procession) from Danzas Afro-Cubanas
[Piano only]

CSO Percussion: Samba Percussion Improvisation 

Astor Piazzolla: Tangazo (Variations on Buenos Aires)

Piero De Benedictis: “Mi Viejo”
[Guitar and Violin Only]

Ernesto Lecuona (arr. Grofé): "Malaguena" from Andalucia Suite Espagnole

Ernesto Lecuona (arr. Delfausse): Siboney 

Alberto Ginastera: Danza del Trigo ("Wheat Dance") from Four Dances from Estancia

Astor Piazzolla (arr. Bragato): Primavera Porteña ("Spring")  from Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
[Piano Trio] 

Arturo Márquez: Danzón No. 2 for Chamber Orchestra

Ernesto Lecuona (arr. Gould): "La Comparsa" ("Carnival Procession") from Danzas Afro-Cubanas
[Trumpet solo]

Members of the CSO