Shippensburg University-Community Orchestra will perform classic pieces from Debussy’s
delightful Petit Suite to Haydn’s Symphony 101, known as “The
Clock,” to one of the great crowd pleasers of the orchestra repertoire,
Tchaikovsky’s violin concerto. Guest
soloist for the concerto will be Canadian violinist Sarah Pratt. Sarah was a winner of
the Jeunesses Musicales International Violin competition and the Canadian
National Music Competition and has performed widely with groups such as the New
York Philharmonic, the Toronto Symphony, and the New York City Opera and has
soloed with the Toronto Symphony and the National Arts Center Orchestra.
Shippensburg University-Community Orchestra will welcome bandoneónist Héctor Del Curto to the Luhrs Center stage.
Héctor has performed and recorded with world-renowned tango legend Astor
Piazzolla and moves comfortably between the musical worlds of tango, jazz, and
classical musical styles. He will perform Piazzolla’s now classic concerto
for bandoneón and