Chamber III: Spring Delight Saturday March 7 2020 at 7:30 PM
Saturday March 7 2020
Tickets $23; students/children $5. Tickets purchased online will be mailed until Wednesday before the concert, after which you may pick up at Will Call. Box office will re-open at venue 1 hour prior to concert. Doors open at 6:30.
Millsaps College Ford Academic Complex
1701 N. State Street
Jackson MS 39210
Christoph Willibald Gluck - Overture to "Orfeo ed Euridice" 4:00 Christoph Willibald Gluck - Dance of the Furies from "Orfeo ed Euridice" 5:00 Kermit Poling - "Concierto De Chiaro" 26:00 INTERMISSION Sam Watson - Elegy 10:00 *In recognition of the 21st Anniversary of the Pearl High School Shootings Premiere Performance.
Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 8 in B minor, D. 759 "Unfinished"* 25:00
(*performed at the first concert by the MSO Thursday, October 19, 1944 in the Victory Room of the Heidleberg Hotel, Theodore Russell, Conductor).
This concert is a warm welcome home for young conductor William Garfield Walker, whose Jackson and MSO roots branched into an international career. He'll guest conduct the evening's closing piece: Schubert's famous Unfinished Symphony. There's so much more on the lineup, including classical guitarist Giovanni De Chiaro performing a concerto written for him.
This is a general admission concert - the seats are on a first come, first serve basis when you arrive at the venue.
Doors open 1/2 hour prior to start of concert.