Saturday, October 26, 2019, 7:30 PM
Kirkland Fine Arts Center | 1184 W Main St, Decatur, IL
MASTERWORKS II – Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
Contemplate the heroic struggles of key figures in literature and western music with a program featuring the work of Gounod, Mahler, and Shostakovich. From Faust’s quest for ultimate knowledge to Shostakovich’s longing for artistic freedom, this masterful program promises grand orchestration and inspired melodies.
Shostakovich Festive Overture
Gounod Ballet Music from Faust
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5