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Russian, French, and American Tales: A Festival

January 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

$19 – $72

Lose yourself in a festival of mystical and romantic tales from Russian folklore, French exoticism, and American adventure. The January 11 program includes suites from Prokofiev’s Lieutenant Kijé and Stravinsky’s The Firebird, and features pathbreaking harpist Ann Hobson Pilot in music by Debussy and Ravel. The January 19 program offers Copland’s Billy the Kid Suite and Gershwin’s An American in Paris, plus Omaha Symphony Concertmaster Susanna Perry Gilmore steps into the spotlight in works of uncommon beauty and fire by Massenet and Ravel.

January 11 program
Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Ann Hobson Pilot, harp
GLINKA: Ruslan and Ludmilla Overture
DEBUSSY: Sacred and Profane Dances
RAVEL: Introduction and Allegro
PROKOFIEV: Lieutenant Kije Suite
STRAVINSKY: The Firebird Suite

January 19 program
Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Susanna Perry Gilmore
DUKAS: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
MASSENET: Meditation from Thais
RAVEL: Tzigane
COPLAND: Billy the Kid Suite
GERSHWIN: An American in Paris

Details

Date:
January 11
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$19 – $72
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1854143161370431/

Venue

Holland Performing Arts Center
1200 Douglas St.
Omaha, 68102 United States
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Phone:
4023455401
Website:
http://www.holidaylightsfestival.org/