Celebration of the CSO
March 5, 2022 at 7:30PM

GUEST ARTISTS

Megan Guegold, horn

Cristian Zimmerman, violin

DESCRIPTION

CSO Principal Horn Meghan Guegold and Concertmaster Cristian Zimmerman will play Strauss and Prokofiev concertos, respectively. Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges was a French Classical composer, virtuoso violinist, conductor of the leading symphony orchestra in Paris, and a renowned champion fencer. His Symphony No. 2 will be performed in Umstattd Hall for the first time.

TICKETS

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Student Tickets (18+ with ID): FREE
Children 17 and under: FREE
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PROGRAM

Symphony No. 2 in D Major……………….……………..Bologne 
Glow…………………………………………………………..Molly Leach
Horn Concerto No. 1 in Eb Major……………………….Strauss
Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major…………………….Prokofiev
Russian Easter Festival Overture.….Rimsky-Korsakov

COMPOSER SPOTLIGHT

Born and raised in Austin, Texas, Molly Leach is a concert composer working to earn her Bachelor of Music in Music Compositionand Bachelor of Arts in Political Sciencefrom The College of Wooster. Now studying under Dr. Daniel Knaggs, she focuses on programmatic works for both choral and orchestral ensembles under the direction of Dr. Daniel Knaggs. Inspired by nature, the majority of her work seeks to capture elements of the natural world throughstrong motivic gestures, imagery, and creative explorations of tonality and its limits. With research focuses on Queer and Feminist theories of political science, she works toward goals of equity and inclusivity in music. After graduating from The Collegeof Wooster, Molly hopes to earn her Doctorate in Musical Arts preparing her to teach music composition and theory while continuing her own compositional work. Having been given the incredible opportunity to collaborate with the talented musicians at the Canton Symphony Youth Orchestra, she is ecstatic and greatly anticipating their performance.

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