Madison Symphony Orchestra - Troubadour: Two Faces of the Classical Guitar
Fri, Nov 17 - Sun, Nov 19
Overture Hall: $18 - $90
Children ages six and older are welcome.
Single tickets for this performance go on sale to the public Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 11 AM.
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Classical Guitarist Sharon Isbin delights with Chris Brubeck’s jazz-influenced Affinity: Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra and Rodrigo’s successful Concierto de Aranjuez, infused with nature sounds. Conductor John DeMain will also lead the Madison Symphony Orchestra in Copland’s pioneer West-inspired Billy the Kid Suite and Falla’s The Three-Cornered Hat, written for ballet.
About Sharon Isbin
Acclaimed for her extraordinary lyricism, technique, and versatility, multiple Grammy Award winner Sharon Isbin has been hailed as “the pre-eminent guitarist of our time.” A frequent guest on NPR’s All Things Considered and Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion, she has been profiled on television throughout the world, including CBS Sunday Morning and A&E, and was featured as soloist on the Grammy nominated soundtrack of Martin Scorsese’s Academy Award-winning film, The Departed.
COPLAND | Billy the Kid Suite
CHRIS BRUBECK | Affinity: Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra
RODRIGO | Concierto de Aranjuez
FALLA | The Three-Cornered Hat