Thursday, November 8, 2012

Arkansas Symphony presents Beethoven and Bluejeans Nov. 10 and 11, 2012

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra blends the old, the new and the exotic in these two concerts featuring Beethoven and Blue Jeans with guest artist Wu Man on the ancient Chinese instrument, the Pipa. Philip Mann conducting.

Performances Saturday 11-10 at 8:00 PM . . . . . . 
and Sunday 11-11 at 3:00 PM

Robinson Center Music Hall, Little Rock

Tickets online or by phone

or  501.666.1761

Wu Man, pipa

Beethoven - The Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43: Overture

Tan Dun - Concerto for String Orchestra and Pipa with Wu Man

Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade, Op. 35

1 comment:

Andrew Brandt said...

I've heard Wu Man perform this piece. It's amazing to hear what an artist can get out of an ancient instrument!