Casual Concert Series
Saturday, February 23, 2008 at 11:00 a.m.
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Andrew Grams, conductor
Katherine Needleman, oboe
Overture to "The Flying Dutchman"
The Firebird Suite (1919)
Come early for coffee and pastries, on sale beginning at 10 am.
Journey through the nautical folklore of Wagner’s Overture to
The Flying Dutchman. It is said that Wagner once experienced a violent storm at sea, providing a powerful impression on this sweeping musical seascape. Paired with a famous Russian fairytale, Stravinsky’s
Firebird Suite (1919), this program celebrates timeless legends and the composers that immortalized them.
The concert will end at approximately 12:10 pm.