SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Kevin Hekmatpanah, will present its winter program at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 9 at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox (1001 W. Sprague Ave.). The event opens with Weber’s “Overture to Der Freischütz,” followed by Ravel’s mesmerizing “Alborada Del Grazioso.”
The orchestra will also perform Dvořák’s spectacular “Carnival Overture.” The program will conclude with the virtuosic and romantic “Piano Concerto No. 1” by Tchaikovsky featuring internationally acclaimed soloist Natasha Paremski. Click the following link to view an interview with Paremski.
General admission is $13, $10 for non-GU students and seniors, and free to GU faculty, students and staff. Tickets are available either by calling (509) 624-1200 or by visiting the ticket office at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox. For more information about this or other Gonzaga Music Department concerts, please call (509) 313-6733 or visit the orchestra’s website [www.gonzagasymphonyorchestra.com].
With her consistently striking and dynamic performances, the Russian-born Paremski reveals astounding virtuosity and voracious interpretive abilities. She continues to generate excitement from all corners as she wins over audiences with her musical sensibility and flawless technique.
Shuttle buses will be available for GU students from St. Aloysius Church to the event (and back), leaving the church at 6:40 p.m. and 7:05 p.m.
For more information about this or other Gonzaga music department concerts, please call (509) 313-6733 or visit the orchestra’s website.