Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances


Saturday, November 4, 2017 7:30PM
Abravanel Hall

Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances
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Utah Symphony's O.C. Tanner Company Masterworks Series

ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE

Don’t miss Utah’s own rising international star, William Hagen, a “brilliant virtuoso…a standout” (Dallas Morning News), performing popular showpieces by Saint-Saëns and Ravel with the Utah Symphony. Together, they’ll prepare you for the exhilarating majesty of Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances, his only work fully composed in the US, yet imbued with the rhythmic energy and melancholy of his native Russia.

VENUE: Abravanel Hall, 123 W South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 | Get Directions


ARTISTS

Matthias Pintscher, conductor
William Hagen, violin


PROGRAM

Ravel: Ma Mère l’Oye (Mother Goose)
Saint-Saëns: Introduction and Rondo capriccioso
Ravel: Tzigane
Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances


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SPONSORS

Symphony Season Sponsor & Guest Artist Sponsor

Eccles Foundation

Masterworks Series Sponsor

OC Tanner

Conductor Sponsor:

 Larry H. & Gail Miller Family Foundation

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

RUN TIME: Approximately 2 hours including intermission.
CHILD POLICY: Children 8 years old and older are welcome to our Symphony performances. No babes in arms.