|Masterworks 5 entitled Fantastique will be the focus of the February 19 Classical Conversations hosted by Sarasota Orchestra principal clarinetist Bharat Chandra.
Composers Ludwig van Beethoven and Hector Berlioz headline this program with guest conductor Carlos Prieto. Widely celebrated as a rising star in the US, Canada, and his native Mexico, Carlos Miguel Prieto’s charismatic conducting, characterized by its dynamism and the expressivity of his interpretations, has led to major engagements and popular acclaim throughout North America and in Europe. Recognized as the leading Mexican conductor of his generation, Prieto has been the Music Director of the Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Mexico, the country’s most important orchestra, since 2007.
Come hear the stories behind the music. Tickets are just $10 at the door.