2017 Gold Medal Concerto ConcertFebruary 27, 2017
Truman’s annual Gold Medal Concerto Concert will take place at 8 p.m. March 4 in the Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall.
Directed by Dr. Sam McClure, professor of music, the Symphony Orchestra will be joined by student soloists Darby Dachroeden, piano, Kaylee Hershberger, piano, and Donald Rabin, flute. A $5 donation is suggested for admission.
The concert will open with “Rosamunde Overture D.644” by Franz Schubert, followed by “Piano Concerto No. 3 Op. 50” by Dmitri Kabalevsky, “Piano Concerto in G” by Maurice Ravel and “Concertino for Flute and Orchestra Op. 107” by Cecile Chaminade. The final two performances of the evening will be “Pohjola’s Daughter Op. 49” by Jean Sibelius followed by “Suite from ‘The Firebird’” by Igor Stravinsky.