Get ready for the fabulous melodies and dance rhythms of Mexican composer Arturo Márquez’ Fandango violin concerto, completed in 2021 and performed by the incomparable Anne Akiko Meyers. Also on this season-opening program is the US Premiere of Marcos Fernández' homage to Leonard Bernstein, America.
"Meyers’ playing is what it always has been: a national treasure. She is a musical wizard, with astonishing access to every kind of expressive color."
– San Diego Union-Tribune
Photo of Anne Akiko Meyers by David Zentz
Joaquín TURINA / Danzas fantásticas, Op. 22
Arturo MÁRQUEZ / Fandango Violin Concerto
Marcos FERNÁNDEZ / America – US PREMIERE
Ruperto CHAPÍ / Prelude to La Revoltosa
Nikolai RIMSKY-KORSAKOV / Capriccio Espagnol
Watch Anne Akiko Meyers on this episode of Living the Classical Life.