- Margaret Batjer, curator
- Richard Montoya, guest artist
- Josefina Vergara, violin
- Joel Pargman, violin
- Robert Brophy, viola
- Giovanna M. Clayton, cello
- JoAnn Turovsky, harp
- David Shostac, flute
- Bryan Pezzone, piano
- Cheryl Norman-Brick, violin
- Maia Jasper, violin
- Victoria Miskolczy, viola
- Armen Ksajikian, cello
- Revueltas String Quartet No. 4, “Musica de Feria”
- Chávez Trio for Harp, Flute and Viola
- Chávez Sonatina for Violin and Piano
- Dvořák String Quartet No. 12, “American”
Culture Clash’s satirist Richard Montoya pulls no punches on the controversial history of Chavez Ravine. Providing thought-provoking musical context for this presentation is the String Quartet by mercurial Mexican composer Silvestre Revueltas. Also featured are works by his contemporary, Carlos Chávez, a cultural force who synthesized elements of Mexican, Indian and Spanish-Mexican influence in his compositions.
Following the Orchestra’s signature “conversations” style, the musicians introduce the pieces from the stage. There is no intermission.
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Concerts in this series are presented without intermission.
For the Westside Connections series, the introduction of the music from the stage takes the place of program notes.
box office info
Call Andrew or Carrie in the box office at 213 622 7001 × 1, Monday – Friday 9 am to 5 pm and on concert days from 9 am to 4 pm. The box office is closed on public holidays.
Full Series Subscriptions for the 3-concert 2014 Westside Connections series are $135.
Single tickets start at $50.
For information or to purchase tickets, call Andrew or Carrie in the box office at 213 622 7001 × 1.
Program, artists and ticket prices subject to change.