05/18 8 PM or 05/19 3 PM | one Tier 2 ticket | Sunset Center, Carmel
Save30 certificate good for one Tier 2 ticket to the Marcos Madrigal Concert of the Monterey Symphony on Saturday, May 18th at 8 PM or Sunday, May 19th at 3 PM. After purchase, you must contact the Symphony Box Office at 831.646.8511 to select seats.
The sixth and final concert of the season,
Sound Waves, will conclude in grand fashion with music by Wagner, Chopin, and Beethoven! Richard Wagner composed many brilliant overtures throughout his many German operas, including the overture from The Flying Dutchman, featured as the opening work in the season finale. Chopin's stunning Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 21, follows, with magnificent Cuban pianist Marcos Madrigal performing the popular work, composed before Chopin completed his formal education at age 20.
The season ends with one of the greatest compositions for the concert hall of all time: Beethoven's Symphony No. 5, Op, 67. A favorite among experienced and new audiences, musicians and conductors, the fifth endeavor in the symphony genre struck a chord for Beethoven, as he discovered his true
forte – it is the "Stairway to Heaven" of Classical Music! The Monterey Symphony provides double performances of a six-concert subscription series at Carmel's Sunset Center. The 2018-2019 season, Sound Waves, will feature major works by great composers, lesser-known works by them and their contemporaries, works by living composers and popular music that uses symphonic instrumentation, all inspired by the ocean. The Monterey Symphony performs with a full orchestra of the most impressive local and regional talent. Each
evening concert ticket includes a pre-concert reception with entertainment, small bites and libations. Saturday