Bairos speaks Innovators this week on Amarillo Symphony Presents

Jul 12, 2014

Jacomo Rafael Bairos, musical director of the Amarillo Symphony.
Jacomo Rafael Bairos, musical director of the Amarillo Symphony.
Credit John Graham

This week on Amarillo Symphony Presents, hear the Symphony No. 7 of Ludwig van Beethoven and listen to a chat with Amarillo Symphony musical director Jacomo Rafael Bairos as he draws the connection between Beethoven and Elon Musk, the man behind Tesla Motors and SpaceX.

The performance of Beethoven's 7th is from the symphony's "Innovators" concert in September of 2013, the opening to the symphony's previous concert season.

Also hear a selection from the Symphony No. 5 of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, a performance from November of 2012.

Tune in to hear Amarillo Symphony Presents, Sunday at noon and Thursday at 7pm CT on High Plains Public Radio.