"Delicacy and Mastery": Mendelssohn's "Scottish" Symphony
Friday, February 9, 2018 at 7:30 pm
11100 NE 6th ST
Bellevue, WA 98004
Mendelssohn's celebrated sonic souvenir of his Scottish sojourn, plus music by Mozart and Ravel with tenor soloist Marcus Shelton.
Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 2:00 pm
Eastlake Performing Arts Center
Eastlake High School
400 228th AVE NE
Sammamish, WA 98074
On this day, December 12th
- Kurt Atterberg, Swedish composer, in 1887.
- Christian Cannabich, German composer, in 1731.
- Thomas Canning, American composer, in 1911.
- David Horne, Scottish composer, in 1970.
- Robert Kurka, American composer, in 1957.
The music written by Mozart, Beethoven and many other composers does not use the tuba; because the tuba, which was invented in 1835, did not exist when these composers lived.