Contemplate the heroic struggles of key figures in literature and western music with a program featuring the work of Gounod, Mahler, and Shostakovich. From Faust’s quest for ultimate knowledge to Shostakovich’s longing for artistic freedom, this masterful program promises grand orchestration and inspired melodies.
Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019
Location: Kirkland Fine Arts Center
Tickets: $15, $20, $25
Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Gounod: Ballet Music from Faust
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5