||The Austin Civic Orchestra presents, "Scandal to Symphony: An Emotional Journey" with music by Franck, Barber and Tchaikovsky and featuring guest pianist, Michelle Schumann. Schumann, Artistic Director of the Austin Chamber Music Center, will perform Franck's Symphonic Variations for Piano and Orchestra. Under the direction of Dr. Lois Ferrari, the Orchestra will also perform Samuel Barber's Overture to "The School for Scandal" and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74, Pathétique.
The evening's repertoire will soothe, thrill and awaken your musical senses. Ferrari states,
"This concert is full of stirring sensations beautifully conveyed via the music and our musicians. Michelle Schumann dazzles when she plays Franck, the Barber Overture is full of life, and the Orchestra is simply at its best in performing Tchaikovsky's riveting masterpiece."
The Austin Civic Orchestra is a non-profit civic organization devoted to bringing high quality music to the community and providing a musical outlet for professional and non-professional musicians alike.
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Tickets may be purchased online or at the door.