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Occurs on Saturday April 9 2022

Approximate running time: 2 hours

Venue

Thalia Mara Hall
255 E. Pascagoula
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Jackson MS 39201

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4/9/22, Thalia Mara Hall, 7:30p - "Distinctively All-American" BRAVO V - Sweeping talents and our nation's strength, featuring pianist Zhu Wang.


Seating prices/color codes: (green) MAIN = $29 (blue) PREMIUM = $39 (yellow) LOGE = $48 (pink) CONNOISSEUR = $58 (white) CONDUCTOR'S CIRCLE = $76

Box office will reopen at Thalia Mara Hall @ 6:30pm on the evening of concert.

PROGRAM NOTES

Leonard Bernstein - Three Dance Episodes from "On the Town" I. The Great Lover Displays Himself II. Lonely Town: Pas de deus III. Times Square: 1944

Florence Price - Piano Concerto in One Movement

Zhu Wang, piano Celebrating Artists of “The Great Migration”

                       INTERMISSION

George Gershwin - Variations on “I Got Rhythm”

Zhu Wang, soloist

Aaron Copland - Appalachian Spring

African American composer Florence Price's Piano "Concerto in One Movement" is brought to vivid life by young guest pianist Zhu Wang, at this second concert celebrating southern artists, this time in conjunction with the Mississippi Museum of Art’s Great Migration exhibition. Bernstein's dance episodes from "On the Town", "Gershwin's I Got Rhythm Variations", and Copland's marvelous and beloved "Appalachian Spring" complete this extraordinary all-American evening. ***TICKETS AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 13!

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