Axiom Brass: Love, Mystery and Despair

Dorival Puccini, Jr., trumpet

Christopher Scanlon, Trumpets  

Abby Black, French Horn

Corey Sansolo, Trombone 

Kevin Harrison, Tuba

August 9, 2022

Rush Hour Concerts

Robbie Ellis, host


Astor Piazzolla (1821-1992); trans. Dorival Puccini – Escualo (1979) (4’)


Cacilda Borges Barbosa (1914-2010); trans. Michael Hawes – Estudo Brasileiro N. 1 (1950) (4’)


Liduino Pitombeira (b. 1963) – Axiom (2016) (8’)

I. Bossa

II. Anton

III. Barcarola


Astor Piazzolla: trans. D. Puccini – Suite del Ángel (1965) (14’)

I. La Milonga del Ángel

II. La Muerte del Ángel

III. La Resurrección del Ángel


Astor Piazzolla trans. D Puccini  – Milonga de la Anunciación from Maria de Buenos Aires (1968) (4’)

Read program notes here

The Clare is the exclusive media sponsor for Rush Hour Concerts.

The Rush Hour Concerts series is supported in part by awards from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Illinois Arts Council. Rush Hour Concerts are produced in partnership with St. James Cathedral and 98.7 WFMT. 

Don’t miss trios for flute, viola and harp

next week on the

Rush Hour Concerts!

Wednesday August 16, 12:15pm

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