Austin Civic Orchestra presents On the 20th Century
Guest composers Anthony Iannaccone and David Whitwell will join the Austin Civic Orchestra for an exciting performance of 20th century music. Dr. Iannoccone's composition From Time to Time, Fantasias on Two Appalachian Folksongs will be performed. And Dr. Whitwell will conduct the world premiere of his Symphony of Songs.
Also on the first half of the concert will be the Polka and Waltz from the opera The Good Soldier Schweik, by 20th century American composer Robert Kurka. The second half of the concert will feature Igor Stravinsky's Suite from The Firebird. Join Dr. Iannccone, Dr. Whitwell, and ACO Music Director Dr. Lois Ferrari for a pre-concert talk.