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Austin Symphony Orchestra

Picture Perfect: Music of Vivaldi, Hindemith & Mussorgsky

February 7 – February 18, 2020 | Dell Hall

ALL AGES

About the show

Austin Symphony Orchestra present Picture Perfect: Music of Vivaldi, Hindemith & Mussorgsky, February 7 & 8 in Dell Hall.

Picture this…big full trees, bursts of fall colors, crisp cool air, and the sounds of Vivaldi’s Autumn and Winter from The Four Seasons…isn’t it, Perfect?! ASO concertmaster Jessica Mathaes takes center stage for Vivaldi’s popular work followed by Mathis der Maler by Hindemith. Now we move indoors for Mussorgsky’s crowning achievement, Pictures at an Exhibition, inspired by an art exhibition and full of picturesque motifs.

Still want more? How about playing on some string instruments provided by our friends at Strait Music.? 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. Come experience music that is “Larger Than Life!” Feeling a little peckish? Our friends at Spectrum Catering will be offering meal options outside on the Terrace and also on the Mezzanine level.

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Program

ANTONIO VIVALDI
The Four Seasons – “Autumn,” RV.293 & “Winter,” RV.297

PAUL HINDEMITH
Symphony: Mathis der Maler

MODEST MUSSORGSKY / FUNTEK
Pictures at an Exhibition

About 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. 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.