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November 3, 2019 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Join the Austin Civic Orchestra for New York, New York featuring music written in homage to The Big Apple. Guest pianist and former Pearl Amster winner Ben Laude will perform Gershwin’s “Second Rhapsody.”
Guest composer and native New Yorker, Anthony Iannaccone, will discuss his work “Waiting for Sunrise on the (Long Island) Sound” during a pre-concert talk at 3 p.m. in the lobby of the AISD Performing Arts Center.
Remember, those ages 18 and younger get in free! Discounts also for seniors, military and teachers; ACO season tickets are available.
The program includes:
- Waiting for Sunrise on the Sound by Anthony Iannaccone
- West Side Story Overture by Leonard Bernstein
- The Godfather Suite by Nino Rota
- Second Rhapsody for Orchestra with Piano by George Gershwin
- Slaughter on Tenth Avenue by Richard Rodgers and Robert Russell Bennett