Classics 6: Bach, Beethoven And Shostakovich

DATE

February 10, 2018 - February 11, 2018

LOCATION:

Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox

TICKET PRICES:

Classics 6: Bach, Beethoven And Shostakovich

EVENT DETAILS

Saturday, February 10  at  8 pm
Sunday, February 11  at 3 pm

DANIEL HEGE, GUEST CONDUCTOR
BRUCE BODDEN, FLUTE

Daniel Hege returns to conduct a program of powerful works spanning the centuries. Bach’s suite for flute and orchestra features Spokane Symphony Principal Flutist Bruce Bodden. Beethoven’s Fifth, one of the most played symphonies of all time, has infiltrated popular culture in countless ways from movie scores to rock anthems. Shostakovich dedicated his Chamber Symphony to the “memory of the victims of fascism and war.” Originally written as a string quartet, it is hauntingly beautiful.

The Music

Johann Sebastian Bach ● Suite No. 2 
Dmitri Shostakovich, arr. Rudolf Barshai ● Chamber Symphony 
Ludwig van Beethoven ● Symphony No. 5

Guest Artist

Daniel Hege, Guest Conductor

Daniel Hege is widely recognized as one of America’s finest conductors, earning critical acclaim for his fresh interpretations of the standard repertoire and for his commitment to creative programming. He served for eleven seasons as the Music Director of the Syracuse Symphony and in June 2009, was appointed Music Director of the Wichita Symphony. In addition, as of the 15/16 season, he is the Principal Guest Conductor of the Tulsa Symphony, and during the 16/17 season will serve as the Principal Guest Conductor of the Binghamton (NY) Philharmonic.   Daniel Hege's bio

Bruce Bodden, flute

Bruce Bodden grew up in Seattle where he studied with Dorothy Bjarnason. He studied with Bonita Boyd at the Eastman School of Music and with Leone Buyse during graduate studies at Boston University. Bruce has been Principal Flutist of the Spokane Symphony since 1990 and has appeared as soloist with the Symphony on several occasions.   Bruce Bodden's bio

TICKET INFORMATION

This concert is available individually or as part of a Classics or Take-5 subscription. Both individual and season tickets may be purchased with personalized service at the Box Office of Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 West Sprague Avenue, or by calling 509-624-1200. They are also available online and at all TicketsWest outlets.  ●  BUY INDIVIDUAL TICKETS ● BUY SEASON TICKETS

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