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SDSO Centennial Finale

Classical

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Saturday, Apr 30, 2022 – 7:30 PM

WASHINGTON PAVILION
Delta David Gier, conductor

EVENT OVERVIEW:

Strauss / Also Sprach Zarathustra

John Luther Adams / An Atlas of Deep Time (World Premiere)

The final concert of this Centennial Season opens with Richard Strauss’ epic tone poem “Thus Spake Zarathustra”, the opening bars of which are immortalized in Stanley Kubrick’s “2001:  A Space Odyssey.”  An Atlas of Deep Time is a World Premiere written especially for the occasion by Pulitzer and Grammy-award winning composer John Luther Adams.  The concert culminates with a 100th birthday celebration for the SDSO!

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Concert Insights

6:30 PM      Mary W. Sommervold Hall, Washington Pavilion

Join Music Director Delta David Gier as he contextualizes the music and enriches the performance with background on guest artists and the repertoire. Concert Insights is held in the Mary W. Sommervold Hall of the Washington Pavilion.

7 @ 7 – Seven things to listen for in the concert!

7:07 PM    3rd Floor Lobby, Washington Pavilion

Join SDSO Assistant Conductor Thomas Fortner as he leads a pre-concert talk highlighting interesting features of the concert that evening. This fast-paced and energetic lecture takes place in the north lobby of the third floor prior to every Saturday evening Classical Concert.


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