Kazem Abdullah, conductor
Evelyn Glennie, solo percussionist
PROGRAM: Alberto Nepomuceno, O Garatuja; Marlos Nobre, Concerto No. 2 for Percussion & Orchestra (World Premiere) with Evelyn Glennie; Ravel, La Valse; and Bartók The Miraculous Mandarin: Suite
With more than 130 concerts during its annual season, the Orquestra de São Paulo is considered the top orchestra in Latin America. The Orquestra, led by talented Conductor Kazem Abdullah and joined by internationally acclaimed percussionist Evelyn Glennie, will present world premiere of a concerto by legendary Brazilian composer, Marlos Nobre.