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Des Moines Symphony – Season Finale – Rhapsody In Blue

Des Moines Symphony – Season Finale – Rhapsody In Blue

J. STRAUSS, Jr.  Voices of Spring Waltz

SHOSTAKOVICH  Piano Concerto No. 2

GERSHWIN  Rhapsody in Blue

RAVEL  La Valse

Joseph Giuntaconducting
Charlie Albright, piano

Season Finale! The final program of our 80th Season begins with the swirling music of the waltz king, Johann Strauss, Jr., and ends with Ravel’s brilliantly colored take on the music of Strauss, La Valse. But first, our season of ‘Music in Motion’ concludes as award-winning pianist Charlie Albright returns to play George Gershwin’s iconic Rhapsody in Blue. Abright’s artistry and passion will bring you to your feet as our season reaches its exciting conclusion.

Des Moines Symphony – Season Finale – Rhapsody In Blue

Des Moines Symphony – Season Finale – Rhapsody In Blue

J. STRAUSS, Jr.  Voices of Spring Waltz

SHOSTAKOVICH  Piano Concerto No. 2

GERSHWIN  Rhapsody in Blue

RAVEL  La Valse

Joseph Giuntaconducting
Charlie Albright, piano

Season Finale! The final program of our 80th Season begins with the swirling music of the waltz king, Johann Strauss, Jr., and ends with Ravel’s brilliantly colored take on the music of Strauss, La Valse. But first, our season of ‘Music in Motion’ concludes as award-winning pianist Charlie Albright returns to play George Gershwin’s iconic Rhapsody in Blue. Abright’s artistry and passion will bring you to your feet as our season reaches its exciting conclusion.

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – 25th Annual Salute to America

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – 25th Annual Salute to America

Join us for the 25th anniversary of our quintessential Fourth of July celebration. A mesmerizing joint concert by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and the Jazz Ambassadors of the United States Army Field Band, the premier touring musical representatives of the United States Army, overwhelms Greenfield Village with goodwill. The finale is the DSO’s stirring rendition of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, played in harmony with authentic cannon fire under a canopy of fireworks.

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – 25th Annual Salute to America

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – 25th Annual Salute to America

Join us for the 25th anniversary of our quintessential Fourth of July celebration. A mesmerizing joint concert by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and the Jazz Ambassadors of the United States Army Field Band, the premier touring musical representatives of the United States Army, overwhelms Greenfield Village with goodwill. The finale is the DSO’s stirring rendition of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, played in harmony with authentic cannon fire under a canopy of fireworks.

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – 25th Annual Salute to America

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – 25th Annual Salute to America

Join us for the 25th anniversary of our quintessential Fourth of July celebration. A mesmerizing joint concert by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and the Jazz Ambassadors of the United States Army Field Band, the premier touring musical representatives of the United States Army, overwhelms Greenfield Village with goodwill. The finale is the DSO’s stirring rendition of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, played in harmony with authentic cannon fire under a canopy of fireworks.

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – 25th Annual Salute to America

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – 25th Annual Salute to America

Join us for the 25th anniversary of our quintessential Fourth of July celebration. A mesmerizing joint concert by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and the Jazz Ambassadors of the United States Army Field Band, the premier touring musical representatives of the United States Army, overwhelms Greenfield Village with goodwill. The finale is the DSO’s stirring rendition of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, played in harmony with authentic cannon fire under a canopy of fireworks.

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – Heroes Benefit Concert

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – Heroes Benefit Concert

Artists
Michelle Merrill, conductor
John Kimura Parker, piano
Wei Yu, cello

Program
BLOCH From Jewish Life, No. 1, “Prayer”
BEETHOVEN Allegretto scherzando from Symphony No. 8
BRAHMS Academic Festival Overture
DVOŘÁK Adagio – Allegro molto from Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”
BERNSTEIN “Times Square: 1944” from Three Dance Episodes from On the Town
GERSHWIN Rhapsody in Blue

Orchestra Iowa – Brucemorchestra!

Orchestra Iowa – Brucemorchestra!

Enjoy an evening under the stars! Orchestra Iowa opens its 93rd season on the front lawn of Brucemore with an all-American program. Pack a picnic, bring a blanket and celebrate the start of the cultural season with friends, family and fellow music enthusiasts alike. Bass-Baritone Kevin Deas, fresh off the national tour of Porgy and Bess, joins Maestro Hankewich and Orchestra Iowa for this signature event.

Bernstein – Three Dance Episodes from On the Town

Gershwin – Porgy and Bess Suite (Catfish Row)

Bernstein – Overture to Candide

Gershwin – Cuban Overture

Copland – Old American Songs

Bernstein – Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

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