Fri, Mar 17|
EDMONTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
PRICE: Dances in the Canebrakes SHOSTAKOVICH: Cello Concerto No. 1
Time & Location
Mar 17, 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. MDT
Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square Northwest & Corner of 99 Street &, 102 Ave, Edmonton, AB T5J 4X8, Canada
From Shostakovich’s hidden musical signature to energetic folk tunes, Shostakovich & Cello highlights beauty, talent, and passion. Join the ESO, conductor Kensho Watanabe, and ESO Principal Cello, Rafael Hoekman, to experience the excitement of Shostakovich’s First Cello Concerto. Florence Price is at last getting the attention she deserves. These Dances capture the Black American experience including Joplin-like rags and ballroom dances popular in the South in the early 1900’s.