GLINKA Overture to Russlan & Ludmilla
TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1
KHACHATURIAN Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia from Spartacus
STRAVINSKY The Firebird Suite
Des Moines Civic Center (221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA)
From the rollicking Overture to Russlan & Ludmilla to the riveting Firebird, the Des Moines Symphony’s Season Finale will have you at the edge of your seat! Experience the romantic thrill of Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto played by virtuoso Alessio Bax, then, Khachaturian’s enchanting Adagio from Spartacus will enthrall you with its exquisite melodies. Finally – the colorful, evocative tale of the Firebird will raise the rafters of the Civic Center, bringing the season to a dazzling finish.