2016-17 Concert Series


 
The City of Dreams

Saturday, March 11, 2017 | 7:30 PM
First Baptist Church | Jackson, Tennessee

Experience the height of the Classical Era, when Vienna stood at the center of the musical world. Mozart’s clarinet concerto, considered to be one of the greatest concertos for wind instruments, will be performed by Jackson Symphony principal clarinetist David Warren. Also on the program are two "heroic" masterpieces from Beethoven, his Egmont overture and Eroica symphony.

Egmont Overture Op. 84..................................................Ludgwig van Beethoven (1770 – 1827)

Concerto for Clarinet in A Major, K. 622...............Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)

                                                  David Warren, Clarinet

Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55 (Eroica)........Ludgwig van Beethoven (1770 – 1827)

Pre-Concert Talk 6:45 PM

*Classical concerts are General Admission seating only*

 
The Great Women Composers

Sunday, March 12, 2017 | 3 PM
St. Luke's Episcopal Church Parish Hall and Sanctuary

The String Quartet

Coffee and pastries begin at 2:30 PM and the concert starts ar 3:00 PM

 
A Notable Journey

Saturday, April 8, 2017 | 7:30 PM
Carl Perkins Civic Center | Jackson, Tennessee

Take a musical journey through Europe with The Jackson Symphony as it presents orchestral compositions from across the continent. Experience the sounds of Italy in Berlioz’s Roman Carnival Overture and Mascagni’s Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana, a French setting of a Spanish dance in Ravel’s Boléro, a passionate scene from 18th-century Vienna in Strauss’ Suite from Der Rosenkavalier, and a trip down Bohemia’s greatest river in Smetana’s The Moldau.

Roman Carnival Overture................................................................Hector Berlioz (1803 – 1869)

The Moldau**..............................................................................Bedrich Smetana (1824 – 1884)

Boléro...................................................................................................Maurice Ravel (1875 – 1937)

Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo..................................................Pietro Mascagni (1863 – 1945)

Der Rosenkavalier: Suite...................................................................Richard Strauss (1864 – 1949)

Pre-Concert Talk 6:45PM

*Classical concerts are General Admission seating only*

 
Making a Joyful Noise

Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 3 PM
St. Luke's Episcopal Church Parish Hall and Sanctuary

The Brass Quintet

Coffee and pastries begin at 2:30 PM and the concert starts at 3:00 PM

 

 
THE JACKSON SYMPHONY

207 East Lafayette Street

JACKSON, Tennessee 38301

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