$5 / FREE for children 18 and under & those with Gettysburg College ID
Friday, December 01, 2017 / 08:00 pm
The Gettysburg College Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Professor Vimbayi Kaziboni presents Unanswered Questions: Music from the United States and Soviet Russia. The concert explores American and Soviet political music from the Cold War era. The concert will feature acclaimed violinists Ari Issacman-Beck (Sunderman Conservatory Visiting Professor) and Alexandra Osborne (National Symphony Orchestra). Preceding the music will be a pre-concert lecture by Cold War historian David Hadley (Gettysburg College History Department).
Aaron Copland: "Hoe Down" from Rodeo
Charles Ives: The Unanswered Question
Vimbayi Kaziboni: Strange Fruit (on Nina Simone's 1965 recording)
Leonard Bernstein: Slava, A Political Overture
Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata for Two Violins
Alfred Schnittke: Concerto Grosso no. 1
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony no. 5
Tickets: $5.00 for adults; FREE for children 18 and under and those with a Gettysburg College ID. All patrons must have a ticket.
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