This semester’s UNG Chamber Orchestra Spring concert features a wide variety of musical works, some of which is very familiar if you are a fan of movies! The ensemble will perform Shostakovich’s ‘Waltz no. 2’ from his Jazz Suite, which was featured on the soundtrack to Netflix’s “Bridgerton”. Also included is the famous theme from the blockbuster film franchise “Jurassic Park”. The concert is rounded out by a jazzy number called “Jazz Pizzicato” by Leroy Anderson, which is performed completely with by plucking the strings with fingers instead of using bows, and Peter Warlock’s beautiful “Capriol Suite”. Students of the ensemble are joined by UNG faculty performers Dr. Philip Snyder, cello, Dr. Serena Scibelli, violin, and Dr. Luca Lombardi, bass. The concert will air on Monday, April 26th @ 7:30 pm on the UNG Music Department YouTube Channel.
Pygmalion (Gainesville Theatre Alliance)
Gainesville Theatre Alliance presents Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw, Feb 10-18 at Brenau University's Hosch Theatre, inside the John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts. Shaw’s Nobel Prize-winning dramatization of a Cockney flower girl’s metamorphosis into a lady is … Continue reading