Feature story: An overture's opening night Issues Beyond Palo Alto, posted by Editor, Palo Alto Online, on Oct 13, 2007 at 6:02 am
Orchestra celebrates its 20th birthday by premiering a new work
There are moments in Lee Actor's new work "Celebration Overture" that may remind listeners of the bouncy playfulness of coin-operated video-game music or the thundering bombast of a Dmitri Shostakovich film score.
Photos and slide show by Marjan Sadoughi/Palo Alto Online.
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Posted by Midtown Guy, a resident of the Midtown neighborhood, on Feb 19, 2008 at 11:36 am
What a treasure! Like being at the symphony. Excellent editing--compressed nicely -- with sounds of warm-up, and part of the performance. Nice close-ups of instruments. I love classical music and this shows how much we have right here in our own community. Bravo, Bravo, Bravoooooooooo!