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 Southwest Florida Symphony Series: <em>Appalachian Spring</em>

Southwest Florida Symphony Series: Appalachian Spring

  • Thursday
    Feb 07
  • 7:30 pm
  • $25 per ticket

Join Maestro Nir Kabaretti in this synthetic experience of the poetic, visual, musical and dramatic arts through the brilliant compositions of Wagner, Milhaud and Copland. Breathing life into the operas, ballets and literary works that bear their names, Siegfried Idyll, La Création du Monde and Appalachian Spring are true musical masterpieces. Let your imagination follow the music to Lucerne, the jazz clubs of New York in the 1920s, and into the blissfully simple Shaker lifestyle.


 Southwest Florida Symphony Series: <em>Back-to-Back Bach</em>

Southwest Florida Symphony Series: Back-to-Back Bach

  • Thursday
    Mar 21
  • 7:30 pm
  • $25 per ticket

Pianist and arranger Matt Herskowitz opens a new window for experiencing the works of the world’s greatest composer. This performance reinterprets the music of J.S. Bach from a contemporary perspective, exploring its rich harmonies, fluid counterpoint and rhythmic groove in a multitude of musical styles. Drawing on his extensive experience in a variety of musical idioms, Matt lends a unique voice to the music while maintaining the compositional integrity of the original, resulting in new settings that feel completely natural. The program includes Harpsichord Concerto in D minor, and several of jazz-fusion arrangements of Bach compositions.