Saturday concerts begin at 7:30 pm
Sunday concerts begin at 2:00 pm
NDSU Festival Concert Hall
Pre-concert "Informances" begin 45 minutes prior to the concert in Beckwith Recital Hall
Masterworks I: Sept. 27-28, 2014
VIVA SOUTH AMERICA!
Alberto Ginastera – Estancia Four Dances
Horacio Salinas - Danzas Peregrinas - Concerto for Guitar, Charongo and Pan Flute
featuring the Alturas Duo (Scott Hill and Carlos Boltes) and flutist Gonzalo Cortes
William Walton - Symphony No. 1
Watch the Alturas Duo demonstrate their instruments and South American rhythms to a group of children:
Masterworks I Concert Sponsor:
Masterworks II: Nov. 15-16, 2014
ALONG THE SILK ROAD
Tan Dun — Dragon and Phoenix Overture
Bright Sheng - The Three Gorges of the Long River from "China Dreams"
Charles T. Griffes - The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade
Featuring an exotic "Treats & Treasures of the Orient" pre-concert party in the lobby!
Masterworks II Concert Sponsors:
Masterworks III: Jan. 31 & Feb. 1, 2015
Ludwig van Beethoven - Coriolan Overture
featuring a side-by-side performance with FM Area Senior High Youth Symphony
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
featuring pianist Matti Raekallio
Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
This concert kicks off the month-long, community wide BeethovenFest
Masterworks III Concert Sponsor:
Masterworks IV: March 21-22, 2015
PASSION & BEAUTY
Alexander Glazunov – Chant du Menestrel
Edward Elgar - Cello Concerto
featuring cellist Sergey Antonov
Peter I. Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 "Pathétique"
Masterworks IV Concert Sponsor:
Masterwork V: April 25-26, 2015
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection"
featuring a 150-voice chorus, soprano Adrienne Danrich and mezzo-soprano Janine Hawley
Masterworks V Concert Sponsor: