Sunday, January 13, 2013

Wichita Eagle Review: "Breathtaking Performance"

The Wichita Symphony Orchestra gave a breathtaking performance of a dazzling array of works Saturday evening, under the direction of guest conductor Christopher Wilkins in the Century II Concert Hall.
The program began with Gioacchino Rossini’s Overture to The Italian Girl in Algiers. The orchestra performed with a sinuous energy that brought Rossini’s notes to life. From Andrea Banke’s expressive oboe solos to Chastity Pawloski’s luminous piccolo sound, the wind section’s playing was ebullient, and the strings rollicked through this lively piece.

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