GSU Symphony Orchestra presents “Afro-American Symphony”

Friday September 22, 2023 07:00 PM EDT
Cost: $5-$12
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From the venue:

Experience the captivating rhythms and rich melodies of the GSU Symphony Orchestra as they present “Afro-American Symphony.” Journey through a diverse repertoire, featuring Glinka’s vibrant Overture to Ruslan & Ludmilla, Ruth Gipps’ evocative Jane Grey Fantasy with Tania Maxwell Clements on viola, and culminating in William Grant Still’s powerful Symphony No. 1 Afro-American. Immerse yourself in this musical odyssey, as the orchestra masterfully brings to life the symphonic tapestry of emotions, from longing to humor, in a celebration of cultural heritage and artistic expression.

Glinka - Overture to Ruslan & Ludmilla
Ruth Gipps | Jane Grey Fantasy
Tania Maxwell Clements, viola soloist 
William Grant Still | Symphony no. 1 “Afro-American””
1. Longing: Moderato Assai 7’
2. Sorrow: Adagio 5’
3. Humor: Animato 4’
4. Aspiration: lento; con risoluzione

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