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Des Moines Symphony – Stravinsky’s Petrouchka

February 10 @ 7:30 pm

ELGAR  In the South

SIBELIUS  Violin Concerto in D Minor

STRAVINSKY  Petrouchka

Christopher Seaman, guest conducting
Simone Porterviolin

 

English conductor Christopher Seaman is renowned for his long and distinguished career leading orchestras here and abroad. At the invitation of Joseph Giunta, he leads the Symphony in Petrouchka. You’ll hear the strains of Russian folk songs and dazzling melodies in this historic collaboration between Stravinsky and Diaghilev at the Ballet Russes. But first, violinist Simone Porter returns to Des Moines by popular demand to play Sibelius’s brilliant, impassioned Violin Concerto. Her rendition of this virtuosic work will take your breath away.

Details

Date:
February 10
Time:
7:30 pm
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Website:
http://dmsymphony.org/events/masterworks-4-stravinskys-petrouchka/

Organizer

Des Moines Symphony
Phone:
5152804000
Website:
https://dmsymphony.org/

Venue

Des Moines Civic Center
221 Walnut Street
Des Moines, 50309 United States
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Phone:
5152462300
Website:
desmoinesperformingarts.org