Pensacola Symphony Orchestra Presents: Concerto for Orchestra
Saenger Theatre, 118 S. Palafox St. Pensacola, FL
FRANK - Apu: Tone Poem for Orchestra Gabriela Lena Frank, Composer GRIEG - Concerto for Piano in A Minor, Op. 16 Alessio Bax, Piano BARTOK - Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116, BB123 The 93rd season comes to close with a program inspired by folk music from around the world. Featuring the memorable opening roll of the timpani and the arresting proclamation of the piano, Grieg’s Piano Concerto will be played by the talented Alessio Bax. Guest composer Gabriela Lena Frank joins us to share her own work, Apu: Tone Poem for Orchestra, inspired by Peruvian folk music. Continuing with this inspiration is Bartok’s Concerto for Orchestra, a powerhouse piece with origins in traditional Hungarian folk music. Tickets start at $23 and are available through the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra, Saenger Theatre Box Office or Ticketmaster. Subscribe for priority seating and a discount of up to 50% single ticket prices!