West Michigan Symphony Presents: Germanic Classics
- Dates: January 12, 2018
- Times: Starts at 7:30 PM
Location: Frauenthal Center for the Performing Arts
425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon, MI 49440
- Phone: (231) 726-3231
- Category: Music
- Price Per Person: Single Ticket Prices: $22-$57 Student tickets: $10
Scott Speck, conductor
Paul Clifton, Horn
Mendelssohn – Overture in C major
Strauss – Horn Concerto No. 1
Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 1
Sister to the famous Felix Mendelssohn, Fanny Mendelssohn’s Overture in C major begins this homage to German composers of the classical period.
Then, WMS Principal Horn Paul Clifton is featured on Richard Strauss’ tribute to Mozart, the Horn Concerto no. 1.
Finally, Felix Mendelssohn, often considered classical music’s greatest child prodigy, pours his dramatic and harmonically adventurous gifts into his Symphony no. 1.