Monday, January 29, 2007

Debussy, Stravinsky, Beethoven: SSO at Riverview Theater on Sat, Feb 3,7:30 pm

Fontaine Stravinsky
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Shreveport Symphony Orchestra music director Michael Butterman will lead the orchestra through three infamous symphonic works that shook the artistic sky and forever changed the musical streetscape – each “Breaking the Mold, ” says Scott Green.

* Beethoven’s revolutionary Third – the Eroica.
* Debussy’s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun.
* Stravinsky’s first ballet, The Firebird.

7:30 PM Saturday, February 3, 2007
Shreveport’s Riverview Theatre (formerly Civic Theatre)
$10, $20, $30 & $36 - $5 for students
Box office opens at noon on concert days at the Riverview Theatre.
Limited valet parking is available at $5.
Free shuttle will depart one time from Uptown Shopping Center at 6:15 p.m. A second free shuttle will depart from the AmSouth Bank parking garage located on the corner of Milam and Market Streets at 5:30 p.m. Both shuttles will continue to make pickups at the AmSouth garage every 10 minutes until concert time.

Pre-concert dinner at The Cambridge Club of Shreveport - benefiting the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra - at $50 per person.
5:00, 5:30, & 6:00 p.m. seatings available.
Reservations by noon on Thur, Jan 31 by calling 318-227-8863. Diners do not have to be a member of the Cambridge Club to participate.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Nice program. The finale to The Firebird, to my ear, is one of the most stunning and inspiring moments in all of music.