USC Thornton Chamber Orchestra: Haydn & Mendelssohn
Margaret Batjer, USC Thornton faculty member and concertmaster of Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, leads the Thornton Chamber Orchestra from the concertmaster's chair in Joseph Haydn's Symphony No. 8 in G major, "Le soir," and Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 4 in A major, "Italian." The performance is part of an ongoing exploration of conductorless musicianship in the USC Thornton Orchestra program.
PROGRAM: Franz Joseph Haydn — Symphony No. 8, G Major (Le soir; Evening)
Felix Mendelssohn — Symphony No. 4, Op. 90, A Major (Italian)