OPENING NIGHT: The Thousand and One Nights*
Saturday, September 16, 2017 – 7:30pm
Lucas Theatre for the Arts $80-$15
Overture to The Bartered Bride Smetana
Piano Concerto No. 21 Mozart
Margaret Singer, piano
Peter Shannon and the Savannah Philharmonic take audiences on a thrilling and colorful ride through the legendary “Thousand and One Nights” in Rimsky-Korsakov’s evocative Scheherazade. We also welcome internationally renowned pianist Margaret Singer in a performance of Mozart’s exquisite Piano Concerto No. 21, sometimes known from its use in the film as the “Elvira Madigan” concerto.
Soloist Sponsor: Bill and Maria Dascombe