Shall We Dance?

Jean-François Rivest, guest conductor


Max Pollak, tap dancer

In a concert inspired by dance, acclaimed tap dancer Max Pollak joins ETSO and guest conductor Jean-François Rivest for the rarely performed Tap Dance Concerto by Morton Gould.  Also on the program, Leonard Bernstein's Symphonic Dances from West Side Story, drawing on melodies from his popular Broadway musical, Alexander Borodin's Polotvsian Dances from Prince Igor, and Serge Prokofiev's Romeo & Juliet Suite No. 2.


January 12, 2013

2:00 p.m.  Family Matinee (1 hour)*

7:30 p.m. Full-length Concert


UT Tyler Cowan Center


Evening Program

Bernstein: West Side Story: Symphonic Dances

Gould: Tap Dance Concerto

Prokofiev:  Romeo and Juliet Suite No 2

Borodin: Polovtsian Dances


*Family Matinee Program

Prokofiev:  "Montagues and Capulets" from Romeo and Juliet Suite No 2

Gould: Tap Dance Concerto

Bernstein: West Side Story: Symphonic Dances


3-Concert Subscriptions are available! 

Call 903-566-7424

Purchase single tickets for either performance online or call 903-566-7424.


Read Jim Yancy's Program Notes


Concert Sponsored in part by:

Tyler Junior College


The City of Tyler (Matinee)









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