The French Connection

Richard Lee, Conductor

photo: (c)Portraits by Bryan

 

Russell Houston, cello

 

Richard Lee conducts an evening from and inspired by France.  Joining the orchestra for the concert is cellist Russell Houston, Grand Prize Winner of the 2011 Juanita Miller Concerto Competition.

Date

March 9, 2013 , 7:30 p.m.

Location

UT Tyler Cowan Center

Program

Mozart:   Symphony No. 31 in D major,

                K.297, "Paris"

Side by Side Performance

Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1 in

                       A minor, Op. 33

Russell Houston, cello

Offenbach: Gaîté Parisienne Suite

Gershwin:  An American in Paris

 

Listen to music excerpts:

Gaîté Parisienne - Overture

(New York Philharmonic)

Gaîté Parisienne - Cancan

(New York Philharmonic)

An American in Paris - Clip 1

(Rochester Philharmonic)

An American in Paris - Clip 2

(Rochester Philharmonic)

 

Programming subject to change

 

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Read Jim Yancy's Program Notes for this concert

  

Concert Sponsor:

Barbara Shtofman

Guest Artist Support:

Mr. and Mrs.

Scott Knight

Watson W. Wise Foundation

 

Additional Concert Support:

National Endowment

for the Arts

 

Open Rehearsal Sponsor:

Bank of Tyler

Season Sponsor:

Women's Symphony League of Tyler

Texas

Commission

on the Arts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

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