Concerto Gala -- Catch a Rising Star

Conducted by Yorgos Kouritas, the Saddleback College Symphony Orchestra presents the winners of the 2013 Music Teachers Association of California Concerto Competition on Saturday, March 15th at 7:30 p.m. in the McKinney Theatre. Featured performers are Paloma Pallante (voice), first place; Golnaz Lessani (piano), second place; and Tiffany Arman (piano), third place. Performances will include Beethoven - piano concerto no.3 - 1st movement, Saint-Saens - piano concerto no.2 - 1st movement, Chi il bel sogno di Doretta from Puccini's La Rondine, Bizet's L'Arlesienne Suite no.2, and Brahms - Hungarian Dance no.5.