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Nov
13
Sat
2021
The Greats: Beethoven & Schubert @ Bill Heard Theatre | RiverCenter for the Performing Arts
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient, Angelo Xiang Yu, returns to our stage to play Beethoven’s masterful violin concerto. Schubert’s “Great” C Major symphony concludes the concert.
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Repertoire:
Beethoven | Concerto for Violin in D Major, Op. 61
Schubert | Symphony No. 9 in C Major, D944, “The Great”
Soloist:
Angelo Xiang Yu, violin

 

 


This concert will be socially distanced in the theater. Groups of 3 or more can contact the RiverCenter Box Office to be seated together.
Call 706-256-3612 or visit in-person 900 Broadway, Columbus, GA 31901

Jan
22
Sat
2022
Respighi, Barber, Berio, & Ives @ Bill Heard Theatre | RiverCenter for the Performing Arts
Jan 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

From a summer night in Knoxville… to a camp meeting in the land of Ives… to a tip of the hat to the music of the Beatles….There are tales to be told through music. Respighi, inspired by three pieces by Renaissance artist Botticelli, starts the concert before soprano Lindsay Kesselman joins the CSO to perform the Barber and Berio.
Repertoire:
Respighi | Trittico Botticelliano
Barber | Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24
Berio | Beatles Songs
Ives | Symphony No. 3, “The Camp Meeting”
Soloist:
Lindsay Kesselman, soprano

 

Feb
12
Sat
2022
Serenade! @ Legacy Hall | RiverCenter for the Performing Arts
Feb 12 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

There is no sound as lustrous as the sound of a string orchestra, and no better way to enjoy that sound than with an evening of the most beautiful serenades for a romantic Valentine’s weekend. This event is located in Legacy Hall. Limited seating available.
Repertoire:
Kalinnikov | Serenade for Strings in G Minor
Suk | Serenade for Strings in E-flat Major
Tchaikovsky | Serenade for Strings in C Major

 

Mar
26
Sat
2022
Beethoven Eroica Symphony @ Bill Heard Theatre | RiverCenter for the Performing Arts
Mar 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Celebrate two masterpieces by Beethoven: his greatest piano concerto “The Emperor” performed by award-winning Dominic Cheli, and the heroic symphony that changed music forever.
Repertoire:
Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73, “The Emperor”
Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55, “Eroica”
Soloist:
Dominic Cheli, piano

 

 

Apr
9
Sat
2022
Northern Lights @ Bill Heard Theatre | RiverCenter for the Performing Arts
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Maestro Del Gobbo transports us to a night in Scandinavia. From Morning Mood to In the Hall of the Mountain King, Grieg’s suite opens with distinct Nordic flair followed by his flourishing piano concerto. Sibelius’ transcendent second symphony concludes the concert and the season.
Repertoire:
Grieg | Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Grieg | Concerto for Piano in A Minor, Op. 16
Sibelius | Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43
Soloist:
Daniel Hsu, piano