By Dan Keple for CASA Magazine
CONDUCTOR CHRISTOPHER ROUNTREE is an innovative programmer. Finding repertoire to suit the strengths of his UCSB Chamber Orchestra, he also tasks his Music Majors with scores that challenge their intellectual and technical capabilities. Such was his program Monday evening at Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall on the UCSB campus: Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings, an intriguing and accessible Corpus callosum by LA-based composer, violinist, percussionist Andrew Tholl, and Daríus Milhaud’s La creation du monde.
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