Parker Symphony Orchestra: Notes From Nature - A Journey of Sights and Sounds
PRESENTED BY PARKER ARTS
Paying homage to the beauty of Mother Nature, this performance combines some of the most magnificent orchestral pieces inspired by the great outdoors, along with breathtaking paintings of nature.
Friday, May 5 - 7:30 PM
This performance corresponds with our May gallery exhibit by the Plein Air Painters of America. Please visit our PACE Center Art Gallery to see the original paintings that will be shown during this show.
America the Beautiful
Dvorak - In Nature's Realm
Mendelssohn - Nocturne from Midsummer Night's Dream
Beethoven - Storm from Symphony #6
Holst - Mars from The Planets
Mendelssohn - Overture to Fingal's Cave
Debussy - Claire de Lune
Smetana - The Moldau
Strauss - Thunder and Lightning Polka
*Program is subject to change at performer's discretion.
Established in 1994, the Parker Symphony Orchestra’s mission is to perform orchestra music that will educate, entertain and inspire the people of Parker, Colorado and the surrounding communities. PSO is an all volunteer orchestra, seventy five members strong with each dedicated to continual excellence and growth as a musician. PSO performs with the goal of offering interesting and entertaining performances with a wide variety of musical genres to tempt everyone’s musical palate.
Learn more about the Parker Symphony Orchestra at www.parkersymphony.org
The Plein-Air Painters of America is a fellowship of professional artists dedicated to the historic tradition of painting directly from life. Through this approach of firsthand observation, our members strive to more fully explore and respond to the timeless beauty that surrounds us all. We promote a heightened visual appreciation of the world by sharing with the public our combined knowledge and experience through workshops and exhibitions of the highest caliber.
Learn more about the Plein Air Painters of America here.