Orchestra of Indian Hill - Joie De Vivre
March 17, 2013
Kick back with a high-energy concert featuting the music of "Waltz King" Johann Strauss Jr., plus selections with the "deliciously smart" Quartetto Gelato.
J. STRAUSS Die Fledermaus Overture
J. STRAUSS Emperor Waltzes
R. STRAUSS Til Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks
For nearly two decades, this dazzling ensemble has enchanted audiences and critics worldwide with their exotic blend of musical virtuosity, artistic passion and humor. Classical in training – eclectic by design – Quartetto Gelato (QG) not only thrills its audiences with its multi-instrument mastery, but also offers the bonus of a brilliant operatic tenor. With a performance repertoire that spans the globe including classical masterworks, operatic arias, the sizzling energy of tangos, gypsy and folk songs, the group’s theatrical stage presence and relaxed humor establishes an intimate rapport with audiences worldwide.