Acclaimed musicians to perform with the FSO

Saul Medina

Saul Medina

FLINT — The Flint Symphony Orchestra classical concert series continues its season, at 8 p.m., Jan. 18 at The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St. in Flint.

Cellist Cécilia Tsan and percussionist Saúl Medina join the orchestra, led by Maestro Enrique Diemecke, performing a piece by Diemecke himself.

January’s program ranges from contemporary to classic works from composers of varied backgrounds. Each piece is a favorite of Maestro Diemecke in relation to the overall theme of the 2013-14 season — Our Silver Anniversary, Enrique Diemecke, Celebrating 25 Years with the Flint Symphony Orchestra. Maestro Diemecke states,

“I chose these pieces to display different facets of the human character, one character being the heroic nature.”

The January Concert Program will include:

• Alex Tovar, Kalamary, Paraphrase on Themes of Lucho Bermúdez

• Enrique Diemecke, Camino y visión for Solo Cello, Drum Set and Orchestra

Cecilia Tsan

Cecilia Tsan

• Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major (Eroica), Op. 55

The 2013-14 Flint Symphony Orchestra Classical Concert Series is sponsored by The Whiting Foundation. — G.G.

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