Santa Barbara Symphony performs featuring conductor Nir Kabaretti and flutist Demarre McGill. Pre-concert lecture titled Music Behind the Music begins one hour before the show.
When: Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Granada Theatre, 1214 State St., Santa Barbara
Cost: $27 - $100
Age limit: Not available
Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Ibert: Concerto for Flute and Orchestra
Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 (Organ Symphony)
Let the sound of acclaimed flutist Demarre McGill take you to the magical world of the nymph Syrinx and a Faun spending a lazy afternoon. Our enchanted flute journey ends with Ibert’s dazzling concerto, but this French theme continues with Saint-Saëns’ masterpiece, the majestic Organ Symphony: “What I have here accomplished, I will never achieve again,” said the composer upon finishing this work.
All Santa Barbara Symphony season concerts take place at The Granada Theatre. Each concert includes a pre-concert lecture, “Music Behind the Music” beginning one hour before the concert.
To purchase subscriptions for the Symphony’s upcoming 60th Anniversary Season, call the Santa Barbara Symphony Office at (805) 898-9386. Single tickets and subscriptions are also available online at www.thesymphony.org. Discounted student tickets are available for $10 with valid student ID.
Event posted Sept. 25, 2012
Last updated Oct. 4, 2012