ON Stage

Brahms, Vanbeselaere, Bernstein

February 19, 2023


Brahms: Academic Festival Overture
Vanbeselaere: Convergences, with guest soloist Thomas Leleu, tuba (France)
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

One of the one of the most innovative classical musicians in the world, French tuba player Thomas Leleu makes his Arizona debut as he joins the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra for Convergences by contemporary composer Jean-Philippe Vanbeselaere. Leleu was recently awarded Soloist of the Year at the prestigious French Victoires de la Musique Classique.

Founded in 1979, the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra is a vital community resource that unites performers and audiences through a passion for music. The orchestra presents world premieres, seldom-performed treasures and classical gems.


Venue Details

St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, SW Sanctuary

7575 N Paseo del Norte
Tucson, AZ 85704