The Cleveland Orchestra
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Colin Currie, percussion
Women of the Frost Symphonic Chorale
Corin Overland, director
MOZART Overture to The Abduction from the Seraglio
HIGDON Percussion Concerto
HOLST The Planets
A modern classic, Gustav Holt’s The Planets has influenced every composer of science fiction and fantasy film scores. Based on the astrological symbols, this work explores the complexity of human consciousness against the mysteries of outer space. Also included on the concert, famed British percussionist Colin Currie displays his dazzling technique in a fast-paced fun-filled concerto by Jennifer Higdon.
Don’t miss this unique presentation!
“The Planets” is performed with high definition NASA images from space projected above the Orchestra on a large screen.