The Brevard Music Center Orchestra—led by BMC Artistic Director Keith Lockhart with pianist Ilya Yakushev—perform Shchedrin’s Naughty Limericks, Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 5, and Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2.
(Ticket holders may attend a free Pre-Concert Talk in Thomas Hall, wh
Giuseppe Verdi’s masterpiece Rigoletto portrays the happenings in the court of the despicable Duke of Mantua. Complexities abound when the Duke lays eyes on the daughter of his court jester, Rigoletto. With libretto by Francesco Maria Piave’s, Rigoletto was an instantaneous hit after
Brevard Sinfonia—led by Brevard Music Center’s Principal Guest Conductor JoAnn Falletta with violinist Ye-Eun Choi—perform Strauss’ “Dance of the Seven Veils” from Salomé, Lalo’s Symphonie espagnole, and Respighi’s Church Windows.
(Ticket holders may attend The PreConcert, a free rec
Brevard Music Center Orchestra—led by BMC Principal Guest Conductor JoAnn Falletta with internationally acclaimed pianist André Watts—perform an all-Beethoven concert featuring Leonore Overture No. 3, Piano Concerto No. 4, and Symphony No. 7.
(Ticket holders may attend a free Pre-Con
Free event. The musicians set up chairs in a large circle‚ and within the circle a single microphone is placed on a stand. As each musician takes a turn leading a song‚ the microphone is passed along‚ person-to-person‚ in a clockwise manner. The music that is played ranges from bluegr