Guest Recital: Austin Civic Orchestra
7:30pm - 8:30pm CST February 7
This year’s concert, “The Russians are Coming” will include Aram Khachaturian’s Sabre Dance and Tchaikovsky’s Andante Cantabile for Violoncello and String Orchestra with guest artist cellist Hai Zheng. The second half of the concert features Dmitri Shostakovich’s powerful Symphony No. 5.
The Austin Civic Orchestra (ACO) is a non-profit civic organization devoted to bringing high quality music to the community and providing a musical outlet for professional and non-professional musicians alike. The Orchestra is directed by Dr. Lois Ferrari, who is also a music professor at Southwestern University. ACO performs six to eight concerts each season, all of which offer programming to suit a wide variety of musical tastes, from traditional classics to pops and most everything in between.
For tickets, visit their website.