Spokane Symphony Classics: American Voices

  • 1001 W Sprague Ave
  • Spokane, WA 99201
  • Dates: January 21, 2017 - January 22, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox
  • Time: Sat: 8 pm, Sun: 3 pm
  • Price: $15-$54
  • Area: Downtown Spokane
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  • Overview
  • Celebrate America's vibrant musical voice! Joplin infuses German opera with ragtime, Ellington entwines complex melodies and rhythms to create a musical tour of Harlem and Gershwin used a rich blues to evoke the impressions of an American in Paris. Barber's rhythmic vitality captures the spirit of a literary farce, while Adams' "foxtrot for orchestra" portrays Chairman Mao dancing with his mistress. Prokofiev's lyrical and virtuosic concerto rounds out the program.
Spokane Symphony Classics: American Voices