SSO Pops Concert:
Makoto Ozone • Rhapsody in Blue

SSO Pops Concert:
Makoto Ozone • Rhapsody in Blue

Sat, 8 Apr 2017, 7.30pm
Esplanade Concert Hall

OVERVIEW

Prepare to be thrilled as acclaimed Japanese jazz pianist Makoto Ozone joins Joshua Tan and the Singapore Symphony Orchestra at the Esplanade Concert Hall for a one-night-only Pops Concert featuring American composer George Gershwin’s ever-popular Rhapsody In Blue, which draws on lively jazz elements. Makoto Ozone will also perform Ravel’s Concerto in G major.

 

"In a series of dazzling, improvised cadenzas, Ozone showed how much classically grounded technique can expand a jazz pianist’s freedom." – The New York Times
 

Priority sales: 5 Dec 16 Public sales: 8 Dec 16

FEATURING

Joshua Tan, conductor

Makoto Ozone, piano

PROGRAMME

TCHAIKOVSKY

(Arr. by ELLINGTON & 
STRAYHORN, orch TYZIK)

The Nutcracker Suite
RAVEL Concerto in G major
TYZIK Symphonic Swing
GERSHWIN Rhapsody in Blue

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