Austin Symphony Orchestra

The Mighty Russians, Part III

Sep 14 - Sep 15

Event Details

  • Fri, Sep. 14
    8:00 pm
  • Sat, Sep. 15
    8:00 pm

All Ages

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The Austin Symphony Orchestra presents The Mighty Russians, Par III with Lise de la Salle on piano, September 14 – 15 in Dell Hall.

The Austin Symphony will kick off its 108th season with “The Mighty Russians, Part III” featuring piano phenom LIse de la Salle performing Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 1. A piece he composed at the ripe old age of 18 years.

The evening will begin with Alexander Glazunov’s Carnaval Overture and end with Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s amazing  Manfred.

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 7:10pm. How about “tweeting” with our musicians and ASO staff? Take a photo in front of our photo wall. Comer “Hear a Great Story” with YOUR Austin Symphony!

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PROGRAM

ALEXANDER GLAZUNOV
Carnaval Overture, Op. 45

SERGEI RACHMANINOFF
Piano Concerto No. 1 in F-sharp Minor, Op. 1

PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY
Manfred, Op. 58

About the Austin Symphony Orchestra

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, including the Masterworks concert series, the Sarah & Ernest Butler Pops Series, Halloween Children’s Concert, Christmas in the Community, as well as the popular James C. Armstrong Youth Educations Programs.

 

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