The Marywood University Orchestra Presents Free Concert- Oct. 24

Published on Mon, October 18, 2010

The Marywood University Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Nathaniel F. Parker, will perform a concert on Sunday, October 24, at 4 p.m. in the Main Theatre, Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts.   

The program opens with the charming and powerful "Hungarian March" from Hector Berlioz's epic musical setting of Goethe's Faust. Marywood faculty artist, Christiane Appenheimer-Vaida, will be the featured soloist in the virtuosic 'Cello Concerto No. 1 by Camille Saint-Saëns. The program concludes with four movements from Gustav Holst's monumental orchestral suite, The Planets.

The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Music Office in the Marywood University Department of Music, Theatre & Dance at (570) 348-6268 or visit our website: