Saturday, October 5, 2019, 7:30pm
Opening Night – Eclectic and Electric!
Salem High School Auditorium, Canton
Kevin Miura, violin
Miguel del Águila, composer
The Michigan Philharmonic presents an opening night dazzler from the electrifying sounds of Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite and Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto to the eclectic rhythms of Miguel del Águila’s, Caribeña and Islamorada. Full of impactful music this eclectic mixture of electrictrifying sound will rock the house. Guest violinist Kevin Miura (16) is a young rising star who was awarded 2nd prize in the 2016 Menuhin International Violin Competition. Kevin performs on an 1849 Giuseppe Rocca violin on generous loan from The Mandell Collection of Southern California. Rounding out this dazzling evening, Composer Miguel del Águila explores Latin rhythms with an orchestration resembling Latin Jazz and 1940’s big band sound. For tickets and information go to www.michiganphil.org or call 734 451-2112.