Thursday, Dec 5, 2013
2013 Southern Illinois Music Festival: "Swarm of B's" - Symphonic Swarm of B's"
Date(s) & Time(s)::
June 13, 2013 at 7:30 PM
June 14, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Thursday, June 13 at Carbondale Community High School and Friday, June 14 at Carterville High School, Carterville, IL. $20 general; $10 students any age. Southern Illinois Music Festival Orchestra with Michael Barta, Violin - Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3; Barber: Adagio for Strings; Bartok: Violin Concerto No. 1; Brahms: Symphony No. 1.Return to event list.
The Southern Illinois Music Festival Orchestra, under Artistic Director, Edward Benyas, performs a “Symphonic Swarm of B’s”. The concert includes J.S. Bach’s beautiful Orchestral Suite No. 3, Samuel Barber’s breathtaking Adagio for Strings, and Johannes Brahms Symphony No. 1. SIU Professor Michael Barta, the Festival Orchestra Concertmaster and a Hungarian native, is featured as violin soloist on music from his native land, in Béla Bartók’s 1st Violin Concerto.
Wind: 13 MPH
Humidity: 70 %