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Mark Sforzini News

The Tampa Bay area is lucky

After the National Anthem and some introductory remarks by the maestro, a teacher from Chattanooga, Tenn., addressed a crowd at the Palladium Tuesday about the short work they were about to hear from the Tampa Bay Symphony.

“This piece is … Read the rest

Magic Flute Review

Tampa Times reviewer Andrew Meacham wrote:  An unconscious prince in a magical forest gets rescued by three witchy women who serve a mysterious queen. He soon returns the favor, rescuing the queen’s daughter with whom he has fallen instantly … Read the rest

Concerto for Clarinet and Bassoon “Premium Blend”

Concerto for Clarinet and Bassoon “Premium Blend”
Commissioned by Brian Moorhead, Belinda Dumont and Gayle Bertelstein

Allegro molto

Mark Sforzini (b. 1969)
Concerto for Clarinet and Bassoon “Premium Blend” (2017)

“Premium Blend” sounds like excellent coffee, but this … Read the rest