Feb 06 2016
On the 20th Century

On the 20th Century

Presented by Austin Civic Orchestra at The Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center

Guest composers Anthony Iannaccone and David Whitwell will join the ACO for an exciting performance of 20th century music at Southwestern University’s Alma Thomas Theater in Georgetown. 

Dr. Iannoccone’s composition From Time to Time, Fantasias on Two Appalachian Folksongs will be performed. And Dr. Whitwell will conduct the world premiere of his Symphony of Songs. 

Also on the first half of the concert will be the Polka and Waltz from the opera The Good Soldier Schweik, by 20th century American composer Robert Kurka. The second half of the concert will feature Igor Stravinsky’s Suite from The Firebird.

Join Dr. Iannccone, Dr. Whitwell, and ACO Music Director Dr. Lois Ferrari for a pre-concert talk at 6:30 pm in the SU Ensemble Room, located above the entrance foyer of the Alma Thomas Theater and adjacent to the theater balcony.

Admission Info

Adult $12.00 | Military/Senior/College Student $10.00 | High School and Under – Free | Southwestern University Faculty, Students and Staff – Free

Phone: 5122002261

Email: acomgr@austincivicorchestra.org

Dates & Times

2016/02/06 - 2016/02/06

Additional time info:

Arrive 15 minutes early to secure a ticket and seat!

Location Info

The Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center

Southwestern University, Georgetown, TX 78626