May 12, 2018
Show Time: 7:30 pm
Theo Smith, performance artistRavel — La valse
Chadwick — Tam O’Shanter; Symphonic Ballade
Mussorgsky — Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
Pictures at an Exhibition was written to commemorate a painter who provided Mussorgsky great artistic inspiration. The work builds to a dramatic conclusion with the Great Gate of Kiev, its stirring brass chorales and clanging bells bringing the work and the season to a brilliant conclusion. Performance artist Theo Smith will create a live painting on stage during the performance of Pictures at an Exhibition.
For Masterworks concerts at the Embassy Theatre, Musically Speaking is held in The Gallery of the Grand Wayne Center.
For Masterworks concerts at Auer Performance Hall, Musically Speaking is held in the Instrumental Rehearsal Room 120.
Musically Speaking is presented at 6:30 P.M., one-hour before every Masterworks concert. Musically Speaking is sponsored by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic Friends.
Purchase tickets HERE or call the Fort Wayne Philharmonic at 260.481.0777.
For information on The Phil’s season, visit fwphil.org