Opening Masterworks: Don Juan & Concerto for Orchestra


Opening Masterworks: Don Juan & Concerto for Orchestra - Poster



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Program to Include

Richard Strauss: Don Juan

Francis Poulenc: Concerto for 2 Pianos in D minor

Bela Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra

Event Details

The season begins with a dazzling array of pieces. Strauss’ Don Juan tells the legendary story of Spanish libertine Don Juan, and Poulenc’s concerto for two pianos perfectly combines drama and charm. The evening ends with Bartok’s Concerto for Orchestra, highlighting each section of the orchestra with daring solos.

Gain insight into the works you're about to hear by joining us at 6:15pm for Concert Comments in the Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall. Free.

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