Dances of the Americas – Valley Symphony Orchestra

Dances of the Americas

Dances of the Americas

Event Info

The dance hall meets the concert hall as the Symphony performs a program featuring tango, waltz, and big band rhythms.

Date and Location

February 25, 2022
McAllen Performing Arts Center
8:00 pm

Program

  1. Anderson – Serenata
  2. Rodgers/Walker – The Carousel Waltz
  3. Buxtehude/Chávez – Chaconne in E minor
  4. Prado/Toussaint – Popurri Pérez Prado
  5. Bernstein – Prelude, Fugue, and Riffs (Melissa Vaughan, Clarinet Solo)
  6. Piazzolla/Kazik – Libertango
  7. Custer – A Salute to the Big Bands

Presented with generous support from:

Wanda Boush

Drs. Tawhid and Mihaela Shuaib