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Opening Weekend
Rachmaninoff's Paganini Rhapsody

Conrad Tao, piano

Classics and Kicked-Back Classics Series
September 20, 21, & 23, 2014

Winston-Salem Symphony
Robert Moody, conductor
Conrad Tao, piano

Hailed by the New York Times as a musician of “probing intellect and open-hearted vision,” sensational pianist Conrad Tao joins the orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini on a season-opening program that includes Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 5 and Arturo Márquez’s Danzón No. 2.

Conrad Tao joins the orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini on a season-opening program that includes music of Prokofiev and Márquez.
Starts: 09/20/2014 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Conrad Tao joins the orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini on a season-opening program that includes music of Prokofiev and Márquez.
Starts: 09/21/2014 3:00PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Conrad Tao joins the orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini on a season-opening program that includes music of Prokofiev and Márquez.
Starts: 09/23/2014 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC
Posted in Classics Series, Full Calendar, Kicked-Back Classics Series

Brahms’ First

Low and Lower

Classics Series
October 12 & 14, 2014

Winston-Salem Symphony
Robert Moody, conductor
Low and Lower
Brooks Whitehouse, cello | Paul Sharpe, bass

Brahms’ immortal Symphony No. 1 anchors a program that features a world premiere double concerto for cello/bass duo Low and Lower. Shostakovich’s Festive Overture begins the concert.

Brahms’ immortal Symphony No. 1 anchors a program that features a world premiere double concerto for cello/bass duo Low and Lower. Shostakovich’s Festive Overture begins the concert.
Starts: 10/12/2014 3:00PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Brahms’ immortal Symphony No. 1 anchors a program that features a world premiere double concerto for cello/bass duo Low and Lower. Shostakovich’s Festive Overture begins the concert.
Starts: 10/14/2014 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC
Posted in Classics Series, Full Calendar

Powerful Opera

A Carmelite nun praying

Classics Series
November 16 & 18, 2014

Winston-Salem Symphony
Symphony Chorale | Dr. Carole J. Ott, director
Robert Moody, conductor
Sarah Jane McMahon, Blanche

Jill Gardner, Liodine
Mary Gayle Greene, Madame de Croissy
Daniel Stein, Chevalier
Troy Cook, Marquis

Poulenc’s landmark 1956 opera chronicles the struggle and martyrdom of the Carmel Order of Compiègne during the French Revolution. A stellar cast joins the Symphony and Chorale for this semi-staged concert production.

Poulenc’s landmark 1956 opera chronicles the struggle and martyrdom of the Carmel Order of Compiègne during the French Revolution.
Starts: 11/16/2014 3:00PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Poulenc’s landmark 1956 opera chronicles the struggle and martyrdom of the Carmel Order of Compiègne during the French Revolution.
Starts: 11/18/2014 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC
Posted in Classics Series, Full Calendar

A Night in Vienna!

Vienna

Classics and Kicked-Back Classics Series
January 10, 11, & 13, 2015

Winston-Salem Symphony
Robert Moody, conductor
Christoph Koncz, violin

Vienna Philharmonic violinist Christoph Koncz performs Beethoven’s masterwork on a program of Viennese favorites including music of Haydn and Richard Strauss.

Vienna Philharmonic violinist Christoph Koncz performs Beethoven’s masterwork on a program of Viennese favorites including music of Haydn and Richard Strauss.
Starts: 01/10/2015 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Vienna Philharmonic violinist Christoph Koncz performs Beethoven’s masterwork on a program of Viennese favorites including music of Haydn and Richard Strauss.
Starts: 01/11/2015 3:00PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Vienna Philharmonic violinist Christoph Koncz performs Beethoven’s masterwork on a program of Viennese favorites including music of Haydn and Richard Strauss.
Starts: 01/13/2015 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC
Posted in Classics Series, Full Calendar, Kicked-Back Classics Series

West Side Story
Plus Beethoven's 7th Symphony!

George Chakiris in West Side Story

Classics and Kicked-Back Classics Series
April 25, 26, & 28, 2015

Winston-Salem Symphony
Robert Moody, conductor
Benjamin Robinette, saxophone

Orchestral dances, just in time for prom! A Shostakovich polka is followed by Beethoven’s rollicking 7th Symphony, and Bernstein’s Symphonic Dances from West Side Story rounds out the program. Benjamin Robinette joins for a performance of Tomasi’s jazz-inspired Saxophone Concerto.

Orchestral dances, just in time for prom! Music of Shostakovich, Beethoven, Tomasi, and Leonard Bernstein.
Starts: 04/25/2015 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Orchestral dances, just in time for prom! Music of Shostakovich, Beethoven, Tomasi, and Leonard Bernstein.
Starts: 04/26/2015 3:00PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Orchestral dances, just in time for prom! Music of Shostakovich, Beethoven, Tomasi, and Leonard Bernstein.
Starts: 04/28/2015 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC
Posted in Classics Series, Full Calendar, Kicked-Back Classics Series

Mahler’s First

The Winston-Salem Symphony

Classics and Kicked-Back Classics Series
May 30, 31, & June 2, 2015

Winston-Salem Symphony
Symphony Chorale | Dr. Carole J. Ott, director
Robert Moody, conductor
Chelsea Bonagura, soprano

Beautiful, rarely heard choral works by Bruckner and 20th-century American composer Randall Thompson are paired with the Season’s grand finale, Mahler’s “Titan” Symphony.

Season Finale! Choral works by Bruckner and Thompson; Mahler’s “Titan” Symphony.
Starts: 05/30/2015 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Season Finale! Choral works by Bruckner and Thompson; Mahler’s “Titan” Symphony.
Starts: 05/31/2015 3:00PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Season Finale! Choral works by Bruckner and Thompson; Mahler’s “Titan” Symphony.
Starts: 06/02/2015 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC
Posted in Classics Series, Full Calendar, Kicked-Back Classics Series

Coming Soon:
Conrad Tao, piano

Opening Weekend

Classics and Kicked-Back Classics Series
September 20, 21, & 23, 2014

Winston-Salem Symphony
Robert Moody, conductor
Conrad Tao, piano

Hailed by the New York Times as a musician of “probing intellect and open-hearted vision,” sensational pianist Conrad Tao joins the orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini on a season-opening program that includes Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 5 and Arturo Márquez’s Danzón No. 2.

Conrad Tao joins the orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini on a season-opening program that includes music of Prokofiev and Márquez.
Starts: 09/20/2014 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Conrad Tao joins the orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini on a season-opening program that includes music of Prokofiev and Márquez.
Starts: 09/21/2014 3:00PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC

Conrad Tao joins the orchestra for Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini on a season-opening program that includes music of Prokofiev and Márquez.
Starts: 09/23/2014 7:30PM
Stevens Center of the UNCSA
Winston-Salem, NC
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