Jazz virtuoso James Carter performs his showcase piece Concerto for Saxophones.
Concerto for Saxophones
Summer heats up with jazz virtuoso James Carter performing Roberto Sierra's Concerto for Saxophones. Works exploring Brazilian folklore, the tango, and the prairies of Argentina round out this night of Latin American music.
Where & When
Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Concert: Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 6:30pm – 7:45pm
Open Rehearsal: Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 11:00am – 1:30pm
Open Rehearsal: Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 3:00pm – 5:30pm
Open Rehearsal: Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 11:00am – 1:30pm
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, Conductor
James Carter, Saxophones
Piazzolla: Milongón Festival
Ginastera: Pampeana No. 3
Sierra: Concerto for Saxophones
Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 7