Passion - La Jolla Symphony and Chorus

7/31/2009; 89 minutes

The program features guest artist Maya Beiser performing Elgar's heartbreaking Cello Concerto. In The General, author/librettist Paul Griffiths draws a composite score from Beethoven and adds text to create a dramatic work for orchestra, chorus, and actor, telling the story of the Rwandan tragedy through the eyes of the general leading the U.N. peacekeeping mission. (#15129)

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