After trying the new store on the block, the regulars returned and Pizzicato
was again serving at full capacity on weekends.
Elana Gallup music students, Pizzicato
Strings, the Antelope Valley Children's Choir and the Mirka Robinson Instrumental Group.
30pm, and will feature many of the Strauss favourites - the Emperor Waltz, the Pizzicato
Polka, Tales from the Vienna Woods and the Blue Danube Waltz among them - and also Mozart's Salzburg Symphony and Vienna, City of My Dreams by Sieczynski.
Cacine Wong's perky pizzicato
score is just right, and the gross jokes are all good-natured.
Since 1995's debut single, "Journey," the group has worked with musical uber-hipsters the Pizzicato
Five, Fantastic Plastic Machine, and Deee-lite's Towa Tei.
The following Harp Quartet (op 74) - so-called because of the pizzicato
effects that run throughout - was the high spot with magnificently subtle structures and lyrical motifs shining through.
Cello, Contrabass, and pizzicato
string assessment in methods
There is a huge range of difficulty, beginning with open string pizzicato
Woodwind nuances were delicate, but sometimes overwhelmed by the surging strings, and Simonov's tempo for the famous pizzicato
scherzo was decidedly staid; I think he was trying to make some kind of point, but its relevance escaped me.
The third, depicting a reunion between two lovers - a sailor and a factory worker - fused clockwork pizzicato
and lyrical melody, before the final movement whirred, buzzed and thumped its way to a close.
The repertoire is so wide that the programme changes each season, but audiences at the Philharmonic Hall on January 14 can expect to hear the Tritsch Tratsch Polka, The Blue Danube Waltz, Emperor Waltz, Auf der Jagd, Pizzicato
Polka, Radetzky March, Cuckoo Polka, Thunder and Lightning Polka, The Laughing Song from Die Fledermaus and Tales from the Vienna Woods.
The Town Hall concert on December 31 (2pm) will include many of the Viennese classics, with music from Die Fledermaus: Overture, Emperor Waltz, The Blue Danube Waltz, Pizzicato
Polka and Wiener Blut Waltz.