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Grossmont Symphony Orchestra performs Mozart

April 10, 2016

04:00 PM - 05:30 PM

Point Loma Presbyterian Church, 2128 Chatsworth Blvd., San Diego

The 2015-2016 performance season of the Grossmont Symphony Orchestra and Master Chorale continues with a special choral/orchestral project in honor of the 260th anniversary of the birth of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The 4 p.m. concert on Sunday, April 10,  at Point Loma Presbyterian Church in San Diego opens with his operatic overture to Don Giovanni and ends with a performance of his Requiem—a bookending of works that share a common theme: the first recognizing a man’s judgment by God for his many sins, and the last asking God for entrance of one’s soul to Heaven.
The program is contrasted with a piece of chamber music that the composer wrote for flute and string trio: Mozart’s Flute Quartet in A Major, K. 298 as performed by GSO principal flautist, Kay Van Tassell, and members of the Grossmont Symphony String Quartet.

The performance of Mozart’s Requiem will feature four professional soloists to include: Audra Nagby, soprano—music faculty member on faculty at Grossmont College; Sarah-Nicole Ruddy-Carter, mezzo-soprano—and graduate of the music program at Grossmont College; Alvin Almazan, tenor; and Michael Sokol, baritone.
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