PARTNERS OF HARRIS CENTER
FOLSOM LAKE SYMPHONY
Saturday, February 9, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Celebrate Valentine's Day with "Romantic Tales." Program includes Gershwin’s Selections from Porgy and Bess, Saint-Saens’ Piano Concerto No. 2 and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade. Guest artist: Tien Hsieh, piano.
Pianist Tien Hsieh has received the prestigious Roy M. Rubenstein Award and Li-Ching Cultural and Educational Foundation Grant and is past winner of the International Liszt Competition, Artists International Presentations Auditions and Pacific Piano Competition and Festival as well as many other competitions across the U.S. Following her debut at Carnegie Hall, she performed an all-Liszt program in Budapest.
The Folsom Lake Symphony has been the premier orchestra of the Folsom Lake region since its impressive inaugural performance in 2004. Today, it’s honored to be the resident orchestra at the Harris Center for the Arts. The Symphony’s mission includes two important goals: present high-quality symphonic performances for our audiences and educate young people to enjoy and appreciate classical music. Maestro Peter Jaffe continues to lead exciting symphonic performances while bringing new musical experiences to our patrons.
Dynamic music director and conductor of the Folsom Lake Symphony since 2014, Peter Jaffe has also directed the Stockton Symphony since 1995 and the Auburn Symphony since 2012. Known for his top-notch musicianship, he has won accolades for his educational programs and for fostering artistic growth. Organizations ranging from the Association of California Symphony Orchestras to the Brubeck Institute and Goodwill Industries have honored him for his cultural contributions. He is renowned for his imaginative programming, combining masterworks and world premieres, and has served as guest conductor across the U.S., resident conductor at the Aspen Music Festival, and educator at the Conductor’s Institute of South Carolina.
Seniors and Students with ID $20-$44
Group rates available - To purchase, call 916-608-6888. For Group Discount information click here.
2 hours with intermission