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  • Wed, May 1, 11 am

    Ruth Eckerd Hall

  • Thur, May 2, 11 am

    Mahaffey Theater

Waltz into Spring: Morning Matinees

Featuring Strauss’ Blue Danube, Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty and more. Chelsea Gallo conducts.

PRE-CONCERT CONVERSATIONS: Get the real story behind the composers and their music, straight from the conductor and guest soloists. Starts one hour before each Morning Matinee in the theater. Included free with each concert ticket. 

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Vals Hacia la Primavera

Con el Danubio Azul de Strauss, La Bella Durmiente de Tchaikovsky y más. Chelsea Gallo dirige.

CONVERSACIONES PREVIAS AL CONCIERTO: conozca la historia real detrás de los compositores y su música, directamente del director y los solistas invitados. Comienza una hora antes de cada concierto Morning Matinee en el teatro. Incluido gratis con cada entrada al concierto.

Johann Strauss, Jr.
(1825-1899)
Thunder & Lightning Polka, Op. 324

Johann Strauss, Jr.
(1825-1899)
On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Op. 314

Rodgers & Hammerstein
Austrian Ländler from The Sound of Music

Peter I. Tchaikovsky
(1840-1893)
Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker Suite

Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 6: II. Allegro con grazia

Serge Prokofiev
(1891-1953)
Cinderella Suite No. 1: Cinderella’s Waltz
Music by Sergei Prokofiev
Scenario by Sergei Radlov, Adrian Piotrovsky, Leonid Lavrovsky, and Sergei Prokofiev

– Intermission –

Dmitri Shostakovich
(1906-1975)
III. Polka from The Golden Age

Dmitri Shostakovich
(1906-1975)
II. Allegretto from Symphony No. 5, op. 47 in D minor

Jean Sibelius
(1865-1957)
Valse Triste, Op. 44, (No. 1 from Kuolema)

Aram Khachaturian
(1903-1978)
Masquerade Suite: I. Waltz

Aaron Copland
(1900-1990)
Saturday Night Waltz from Rodeo

Claude Debussy
(1862-1918)
La plus que lente (The Slower Than Slow)

Peter I. Tchaikovsky
(1840-1893)
Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op.66a: No. 5 Valse

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Presented by The Helen Torres Foundation.

This performance honors the memory of Charlotte Searle.

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  • Wed, May 1, 11 am

    Ruth Eckerd Hall

  • Thur, May 2, 11 am

    Mahaffey Theater

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