- Fri, May 19
- Sat, May 20
The Long Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit dedicated to broadening the appreciation and enhancing the enjoyment of the cultural arts.
The Austin Symphony presents the 2016-2017 Masterworks Season Finale, with Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 featuring Gabriela Montero, May 19 – 20 in Dell Hall.
The ASO concludes its 106th season with a performance of Sergei Rachmaninoff’s famous Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor. This piece launched Sergei Rachmaninoff in superstardom and is considered a staple of repertory in concert halls all over the world.
Still want more? How about playing on some string instruments provided by our friends at Violin’s Etc.? We also have a wonderful pre-concert talk given by Bob Buckalew at 7:10 pm. How about “tweeting” with our musicians and ASO staff? Take a photo in front of our photo wall. The Austin Symphony wants you to get the most out of your concert experience, which starts… #asomontero
- Rachmaninoff-Resphigi – Cinq Études-tableaux
- Sergei Rachmaninoff – Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18
- Ottorino Respighi – Feste Romane
About the Austin Symphony
Founded in 1911, the Austin Symphony Orchestra is Austin’s oldest performing arts group. The ASO offers a complete season of musical and educational programming. Masterworks concerts include a series of eight concert pairs running monthly September through May in the state-of-the-art Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts. Our season also features the Sarah & Ernest Butler Pops Series: October & February Pops at the Long Center and December & June Pops at Palmer Events Center. Programming for the entire family includes the Halloween Children’s Concert, and the Christmas in the Community, as well as the popular James C. Armstrong Youth Educations Programs, which include Children’s Day Art Park, Young People’s Concerts, High School Concert Tour and a variety of other school programs.
Questions? Call the 3M Box Office at (512) 474-LONG (5664), TTY (800) 735-2989.