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Cabrera Conducts Dvorak

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Friday • January 20, 2023 • 7:30 pm
Lyman Center for the Performing Arts 501 Crescent Street
New Haven, Connecticut (CT) 06515

[A smiling, dark haired man stands in a large, darkened room. The man's left hand is holding his right arm, which is holding a conductor's baton, pointed toward the floor.]

The Music

Antonín Dvořák
Symphony No. 8

Emmanuel Séjourné
Concerto for Marimba and Strings

Anna Clyne
Stride for String Orchestra

Richard Strauss
Serenade in E-flat Major

The Performers

New Haven Symphony Orchestra
Donato Cabrera, Music Director Candidate
Aya Kaminaguchi, NHSO principal percussionist & marimba soloist

[Close up side view of a dark haired man in a black suit, holding up both arms, beneath the height of his face. The man's right arm is holding a conductor's baton.]

Donato Cabrera is the Music Director of the California Symphony and the Las Vegas Philharmonic. He served as the Resident Conductor of the San Francisco Symphony and the Wattis Foundation Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra from 2009-2016. Cabrera is one of only a handful of conductors in history who has conducted performances with the San Francisco Symphony, San Francisco Opera, and the San Francisco Ballet. Cabrera is dedicated to adventurous programming, living composers, and digital innovation. He is keenly focused on outreach and engagement, and programming that reflects the communities he is serving.

A woman stands with her back to a wall and looks over her right shoulder at the camera with a smile.Percussionist Aya Kaminaguchi earned her master’s degree from the Boston Conservatory with a full scholarship. She is the winner of the Percussive Arts Society Audition, Aspen Music Festival Soloist Competition and a finalist of the International Marimba Competition in Belgium. She has performed with numerous orchestras, including the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, Hyogo Performing Arts Center Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong, Palm Beach Opera, New World Symphony, and toured worldwide with “Star Wars: In Concert”. She is currently the Principal Percussionist of the New Haven Symphony and member of the Sarasota Opera, Hudson Valley Philharmonic and Excelsis Percussion. She is a sponsored artist by SABIAN Cymbals.


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Tickets to this concert range in price from $15-69 for adults; free for kids under 18 with the purchase of an adult ticket; and $10 for students or additional kid tickets.

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