As a foundation for this orchestral composition, I chose the word “reverdecer”. I was struck, as this particular word can be used as a reference to the future – as in to grow and renew – but also to the past – as in recalling memories.
Azziz Shokhakimov, Maestro
Jay Campbell, Violoncello
Maurice Ravel – Ma mère l’oie (Suite)
Andreia Pinto Correia – Reverdecer, Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra
Piotr Ilitch Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 5 in E minor, op. 64