2013 8:00 pm
Carnegie Mellon Chamber Orchestra - An Evening of European Dances
21 West Otterman Street Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601
Ronald Zollman, Music Director
Conductor(s) to be announced.
Free tickets available by calling the Palace Theatre Box Office at 724-836-8000.
The Carnegie Mellon Chamber Orchestra will perform a collection of contemporary pieces by Britten, Honegger, Kilar and Respighi - all influenced by elements of dance.
- Simple Symphony, Op. 4 by Benjamin Britten
- Symphony No. 2 for Strings and Trumpet by Arthur Honegger
- Orawa by Wojciech Kilar
- Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 3 by Ottorino Respighi
Designed with a flexible instrumentation, the Chamber Orchestra performs smaller-scaled works, usually composed for 50 players or fewer.