Texas Guitar Quartet
Vaughan Williams | Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Rodrigo | Concierto andaluz
Tchaikovsky | Symphony No. 6 “Pathetique”
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.
Join us across from the RiverCenter at Circa Craft Cocktails at 6 PM for free food, drinks, and TRIVIA at our Trivia & Tapas Party! (Attendance is free with a concert ticket.) Register yourself and/or your team here.
THE BRITISH INVASION
Featuring Billy McGuigan
Billy McGuigan, star of the hit show Yesterday and Today: the Interactive Beatles Experience, returns to Columbus in an all-new show! Catch Billy and his band performing the music of the Beatles, the Animals, the Rolling Stones, the Kinks, the Who, and more, backed by the Columbus Symphony Orchestra. It is a symphonic tour of some of the greatest hits and most sensitive deep tracks that 1960s British rock brought to the States.
Enhance the evening experience with a delicious Valentine’s Dinner at the RiverCenter starting at 6:00 PM. This three-course meal includes your choice of entree selection, decadent dessert, and customized wine pairings from our dinner sponsors at Uptown Wine and Spirits. Tea and water will also be provided. Tickets for the dinner are $45 and can be purchased with the concert as a “Dinner Combo” ticket at the RiverCenter Box Office or by clicking the link below!
BARTOK & PROKOFIEV
Viktor Valkov, Piano
Barber | Music for a Scene From Shelley
Bartok | Piano Concerto No. 3
Prokofiev | Symphony No. 7
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.
JOE GIRARD PLAYS THE SAX
Joe Girard, Saxophone
Falla | El Amor Brujo
Glazunov | Concerto for Alto Saxophone
Ibert | Concertino da camera for Alto Saxophone
Stravinsky | Pulcinella Suite
Jessica Lee, Violin
Piazzolla | Tangazo
Bruch | Violin Concerto No. 1
Rachmaninoff | Symphonic Dances
Piazzolla and Rachmaninoff will have your toes tappin’. Bruch’s well-known violin concerto will give you a chance to rest between dances.