The Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra presents a masterworks concert of Classic American music for the first-time at the Palladium at the Center for the Performing Arts. The fully professional orchestra welcomes emerging young violinist, Rubén Rengel, on the best-loved American violin concerto by Samuel Barber.
Rubén was the winner of the Robert F. Smith Prize at the 2018 Sphinx Competition The Sphinx Competition is a national competition offering young Black and Latinx classical string players a chance to compete under the guidance of an internationally renowned panel of judges, and to perform with and receive mentorship from established professional musicians.
Other music highlighted includes a lesser-known engaging work by American composer, Howard Swanson and music from David Diamond and Walter Piston. Learn more about Rubén and the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra.