Monday, August 26, 2013

The Acadiana Symphony Orchestra opens its season September 21, 2013 in Lafayette with Smetana, Beethoven and Rachmaninov

  Graphics from the Acadiana Symphony webpage

Starting With A Winner

Masterworks Concert No. 1

21-Sept-2013 at 6:00 PM

Heymann Performing Arts Center
Tribute to Bruce and Madelyn Trible

Smetana’s symphonic masterpiece, Má vlast: Vltava, pays tribute to one of the most beautiful of all European rivers that flows through the Czech Republic. Exquisite photographic images of this majestic river will be projected and choreographed by Westwater Arts Photo choreography to the performance of the Acadiana Symphony. New Orleans International Piano Competition winner, Viktor Valkov, will perform the romantic Rhapsody by Rachmaninov. You will also hear works by Sibelius and Tchaikovsky. Click here to get your series tickets today.

Across the Ocean

Hubbell Chamber Series No.1

6-Oct-2013 at 3:00 pm

Acadiana Center for the Arts
Guest Artist: Bridget Kibbey, harp, and ASO chamber players

From the traditional and most elegant French sounds to Celtic tunes and South American dances, Bridget Kibbey will bring you a harp concert as you have never heard before! 

Get your series tickets here!

 Legacy of the Atchafalaya

Masterwork No. 2

19-Oct-2013 at 6:00 pm

Heymann Performing Arts Center
Guest Artist:
The Harlem Quartet, 2013 GRAMMY Winner
Tribute to Bob and Judy Dunn

Don’t miss the world premiere of a specially commissioned work sponsored by the ASO and Evangeline Area Council of Boy Scouts, an homage by composer Glenn McClure to the beauty and the people of the Atchafalaya Basin! The 2013 Grammy-winning Harlem Quartet will lend a touch of jazz to beloved American classics. Beethoven’s bold and glorious masterpiece rounds out the program. Click here to buy series tickets!

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