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North Carolina Symphony: Music by Dvorák

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( Fri., Feb. 17, 2012 )

Performed by Grant Llewellyn, conductor

Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 2 East South Street, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337


An in-depth exploration of Dvorák’s Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”


Related events: 1) 2/12 @ 6p - Humble Pie Restaurant, Raleigh - Pub Series: Dvořák’s “American” String Quartet, featuring North Carolina Symphony Musicians - Tickets: $65/person, incl. dinner and concert. 2) 2/17 @ 10:45am - Meymandi Concert Hall, Raleigh =  “The Burleigh Show,” a performance and in-depth discussion of African-American composer and Dvorák assistant Henry “Harry” Burleigh, known for his art songs and arrangements of spirituals. With Kevin Deas and Joseph Horowitz. Open to students. For information contact Jessica Myers at jmyers@ncsymphony.org. 3) 2/17 @ 11am - West Pavilion, Meymandi Concert Hall, Raleigh - Pre-concert lecture by Dr. Letitia Glozer - Free to ticketholders. 4) 2/17 post-concert - Meymandi Concert Hall, Raleigh - Q&A with Joseph Horowitz, David Hartman, Grant Llewellyn and Kevin Deas - Free to ticketholders. 5) 2/18 @ 11a - 2p -Marbles Kids Museum, Raleigh - Music Makers, including "Dvorak and his 'New World' Symphony," a presentation for kids by Jimmy Gilmore, at 12pm. $5. (Note: The NCS will be on site 11am - 2pm, for instrument zoos, etc. The talk begins at 12pm.)



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