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For its 67th season the Evanston Symphony Orchestra presents four per-formances.
The first concert, Oct. 21, features Mozart’s Overture to The Magic Flute, Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto with soloist Matthew Hagle and the Second Symphony by Brahms.
The second concert, March 3, features wonderful Slavic music: Glinka’s overture to “Russlan and Ludmilla.” Dvorak’s Violin Concerto with Romanian-born
Irina Muresanu as soloist and the Fifth Symphony of Tchaikovsky.
The next concert includes Britten’s dramatic Four Sea Interludes from the opera “Peter Grimes”; Elgar’s Cello Concerto, with Chicago’s Wendy Warner as soloist and Vaughan Williams’ Symphony No. 5.
The last concert includes works by Dukas and Saint Saens as well as Poulenc’s “Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani” plus Debussy’s “Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun” and Respighi’s “Roman Festivals.” Guest artist David Schrader plays the organ in both the Poulenc and Respighi pieces.
More information is available at www.evanstonsymphony.org or 847-864-8804.