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  • Sat, Mar 16, 2 pm

    Mahaffey Theater

    SOLD OUT
  • Sat, Mar 16, 8 pm

    Mahaffey Theater

    SOLD OUT

Rick Steves’ Europe: Special Concert

Get ready for a European adventure like no other when celebrity travel expert Rick Steves joins The Florida Orchestra onstage to narrate his travels. Breathtaking sights of Italy, England, France, Norway and more will fill the big screen as Michael Francis conducts selections by Beethoven, Elgar, Grieg and Verdi. The PBS star will share personal stories and insights at each stop.

Bonus! Ticket includes Pre-Concert Conversation with Rick Steves one hour before the performance.

The 2 pm performance of Rick Steves’ Europe: A Symphonic Journey is an ASL-interpreted performance.

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La Europa de Rick Steves: Un Viaje Sinfónico

Prepárese para una aventura europea como ninguna otra cuando el experto en viajes de celebridades Rick Steves se una a la Orquesta de Florida en el escenario. Impresionantes vistas de Italia, Inglaterra, Francia, Noruega y más llenarán la pantalla grande mientras Michael Francis dirige selecciones de Beethoven, Elgar, Grieg y Verdi. La estrella de PBS compartirá historias y puntos de vista personales en cada parada.

¡Prima – “Bonus”! El boleto incluye la conversación previa al concierto de Rick Steves.

Samuel A. Ward/Katharine Lee Bates
arr. Dragon
America the Beautiful*

Johann Strauss Jr.
Emperor Waltz

Richard Wagner
Siegfried’s Rhine Journey

Bederich Smetana
Ma Vlast: Vltava (Die Moldau)

Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Scena e canta gitano & Fandango asturiano from Capriccio Espagnol

– Intermission –

Giuseppe Verdi
Overture to I Vespri Siciliani

Edward Elgar
Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1

Edvard Grieg
“Morning” from Peer Gynt Suite No.1

Ludwig van Beethoven
Ode to Joy

*Carman Dragon Music Library

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  • Sat, Mar 16, 2 pm

    Mahaffey Theater

  • Sat, Mar 16, 8 pm

    Mahaffey Theater

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