Symphony Orchestra & String Camerata to Perform Free Concert
The Georgia Southern Symphony and String Camerata will present a free concert on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 7:30 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center.
Maestro Adrian Gnam, director of the Symphony Orchestra and Steven Elisha, Ph.D., director of the String Camerata will lead the performers in an evening of classic talent. The Symphony and String Camerata, all students, will perform a variety of music from the Baroque, Classical and Romantic periods. The String Camerata will also perform William Boyce’s “Symphone in B-flat” and Enrique Granados’s “Intermedio” from the opera Goyescas.
In addition to the Symphony and Camerata, audience members will be treated with performances from other prominent Statesboro musicians. Brian Luckett, Ph.D., classical guitar instructor at Georgia Southern, will perform Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s “Guitar Concerto,” and the Statesboro Youth Chorale Show Choir, led by Tamara Watson Harper, Ph.D., will sing the choral part to Gabriel Faure’s Pavane with the Symphony.
The musical event is open to the public. Funding for the Symphony is provided by the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management. For more information visit http://class.georgiasouthern.edu/music/.
Georgia Southern University, a public Carnegie Doctoral/Research University founded in 1906, offers more than 125-degree programs serving more than 20,500 students. Through eight colleges, the University offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs built on more than a century of academic achievement. Georgia Southern is recognized for its student-centered and hands-on approach to education.
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