Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church, Elmhurst
May 10, 2014, 7:00 PM
York Community High School Symphony Strings
Night on Bald Mountain - Modest Mussorgsky/Korsakov
Nutcracker Suite, Suite No. 1 - Piotr Ilych Tchaikovsky
Rite of Spring - Igor Stravinsky
In one of our most eventful season finales ever, music from Walt Disney's landmark film Fantasia takes center stage. Over one hundred strings will combine with full winds and brass as the York High School Symphony
Strings plays side-by-side with ESO musicians on Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain. Dances from Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker ballet will please listeners of all ages. Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring, one of the most astounding pieces in music history, will be presented with a special multi-media salute on the occasion of the work’s one hundred and first anniversary. Find out what really caused the “Riot at the Rite” in 1913!