Tonight's concert will take place as scheduled at 8 pm.
Posted 1/13/18 at 8:15 am
Chopin – Piano Concerto No. 1
The Earth – An HD Odyssey, featuring:
John Adams – Short Ride in a Fast Machine
R. Strauss – Also sprach Zarathustra
Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor | Ingrid Fliter, piano
It's the second installment in our spectacular HD Odyssey series! Watch stunning images of Earth taken from NASA missions as the orchestra performs Strauss' epic Also sprach Zarathustra. This music made an unforgettable appearance in 2001: A Space Odyssey, and this is your chance to hear it performed live. As an added bonus, John Adams’ electrifying Short Ride in a Fast Machine will accompany images of a Space Shuttle launch. Pianist Ingrid Fliter will join the orchestra for Chopin’s bold and beautiful First Piano Concerto.
Come early and learn more about the music at our Classical Conversations with Maestro Giancarlo Guerrero, taking place one hour before the concert in the Balcony Lobby.
Following the concert, Maestro Guerrero will lead an informal Q&A at the back of the concert hall, on the Orchestra Level.
Classical Series Presenting Partner
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