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Humor in Music (and Gerhardt sings!)

Humor in Music (and Gerhardt sings!)

March 2 @ 7:30 pm

Umstattd Performing Arts Hall | Directions

Certain composers have a noticeable humor in their music, hiding a musical punchline hidden in their piece.  The CSO presents a concert of witty compositions meant to bring a smile to everyone’s face.  Enjoy a symphony by Haydn, Jeffrey Biegel’s interpretation of Shostakovich’s second piano concerto, and Carnival of the Animals by Saint-Saens, narrated by Maestro Zimmermann himself!

Concert Prelude with Assistant Conductor Matthew Jenkins Jaroszewicz starts at 6:30pm

Individual tickets on sale now! $28 / $38 / $48
Student Tickets (18+ with ID): $10
Children 17 and under: Free!

*Student Tickets available 1 hour before the concert at the box office, Children’s tickets available over the phone or at the box office*

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Box Office, 330-452-2094


Franz Joseph Haydn
Symphony No. 60 in C Major

Dmitri Shostakovich
Concerto for Piano No. 2

Camille Saint-Saëns
Carnival of the Animals

Jacques Ibert