William Grant Still (1895-1978)
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
SYMPHONY PERFORMANCE: The Luther College Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Daniel Baldwin, will perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6, at Grace Lutheran Church, 202 West Grand Ave. The concert is part of the Symphony Orchestra’s 2018 Midwest Tour.
The concert is open to the public, and a freewill donation will be taken at the door. There is no charge for students.
The program begins with Giuseppe Verdi’s Overture to I Vespri Siciliani,then features William Grant Still’s “Ennanga” for harp, piano and strings. Luther harp instructor Rachel Brandwein will perform “Ennanga” with members of the Symphony Orchestra string section. After an intermission, the concert will conclude with Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64.