Sep 8 @ 7:30 pm
Featuring: Claire Huangci
Brilliant young American pianist Claire Huangci will christen the orchestra’s new Steinway piano with a performance of one of the most popular of all piano concertos. Brahms’ masterpiece rounds out the concert program.
Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm
Featuring: Erica Howard, Hilary Glen, and Daniel Holloway
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm
Featuring: Chattahoochee Valley Libraries and Columbus Museum
Copland | Four Dance Episodes from “Rodeo”
E. Bernstein | True Grit Suite (from the 1969 film with John Wayne)
Copland | Billy the Kid Suite
Co-produced by the Columbus Public Library and the Columbus Museum, this concert let’s you and your children and grandchildren experience life in the old West as expressed through music in concert. There’s life on a ranch, what it feels like to be Billy the Kid, and the grittiest grit of “True Grit”. The afternoon includes pre-concert activities and general fun for all.
Jan 26 @ 7:30 pm
Featuring: Texas Guitar Quartet
Are four guitars better than one…I’ll say! Rodrigo’s tuneful concerto is flanked by the greatest music for strings ever written and Tchaikovsky’s moving and profound “Pathetique” symphony.
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm
Featuring: Swearingen and Kelli
It’s a walk down memory lane featuring a healthy dose of folk rock classics. Songs by James Taylor, Joni Mitchell, Carole King, Simon & Garfunkel, and The Eagles (to name only a few) all wonderfully performed by AJ Swearingen and Jayme Kelli. This is the greatest popular music ever!
Mar 16 @ 7:30 pm
Featuring: Viktor Valkov
This concert features the last compositions of two of the greatest composers of the 20th century, Bartok’s beautiful third piano concerto and Prokofiev’s touching final symphony. The evening begins with a lyrical first statement from a new voice, American composer Samuel Barber.
Apr 13 @ 7:30 pm
Featuring: Joe Girard
May 11 @ 7:30 pm