he Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional will debut online a recording of its March bossa nova concert July 1. This is the concert that took place March 21 and 22 that featured music by Brazilian composer Antonio Carlos Jobim played by visiting Brazilian musicians.
U.S. conductor Jeremy Fox directed the orchestra for the twin concerts at the Teatro Nacional.
The recording will be available through the iTunes store, said the Centro Nacional de la Música, which produced the work,
The work also is eligible to compete for a Grammy Award, and it will be entered in several categories, said the center. The recording also allows those Costa Ricans who might not have been at the concert to enjoy the orchestra.
The center said that 72 members of the orchestra participated. The title of the recording is “Bossa Nova Sinfónico.”