2/13/2013 8:56:00 AM POPS Symphony showcase to highlight talents within
Laura Solorzano, principal clarinetist in the Prescott POPS Symphony, will perform “Viktor’s Tale” from The Terminal on Sunday, Feb. 17, during “A POPS Spectacular Showcase” at 3 p.m. Solorzano is a professional clarinetist who formerly played with the Tabernacle Orchestra for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
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On Sunday, Feb. 17, the Prescott POPS Symphony will present "A POPS Spectacular Showcase."
Beginning at 3 p.m. in the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, the concert will showcase some of the incredible talents within the symphony.
Principal clarinetist Laura Solorzano will perform "Viktor's Tale" from The Terminal, and violinist Marty Cook will melt your heart with the theme from Schindler's List.
Principal percussionist Lynn Drye will perform "Xylophonia" and pianist Patty Newton will present "Somewhere in Time." Darrell Rowader and swarthy group of pirates will entertain you during "I Am a Pirate King."
Conductors Joseph Place and Clydene Dechert will lead the symphony in the "Anvil Chorus" by Verdi and "Sea Songs" by Vaughan Williams. Dean Holbrook, Derek Young and Joseph Place will perform the popular "Bugler's Holiday."
The symphony also will perform music from the film "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" and the overture to "Orpheus in the Underworld," which contains the famous Can Can. During the Can Can, dancers will impress you.
Additionally, the symphony will award students with scholarships.
Although this is the final concert of the 2012-13 season, the symphony will return on April 6 to perform with the internationally recognized cowboy singer Don Edwards.