THE ARTS ASSOCIATION OF EAST ALABAMA PRESENts
national symphony orchestra of cuba
Enrique Perez Mesa, Music Director.
Yekwon Sunwoo, 2017 Gold Medalist, Van Cliburn International Piano Competition
Following its acclaimed first national tour of the United States in 2012, the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba returns to America featuring the winner of the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Yekwon Sunwoo of South Korea.
"...Not your standard, run-of-the-mill classical musical ensemble. In most conventional symphony orchestras, the members of the first violin section do not leap to their feet to dance while they play, but the Cubans do." - Toronto Star
When Celie claims a powerful new vision for her life in the climatic showstopper, “I’m Here” – well, let’s just say, in that electrifying moment you’ll be awfully glad you’re there, too.
With festive favorites and modern holiday hits, you’ll want to bundle up and get to your seat on time for The Ten Tenors, Home for the Holidays. And bring a little snow with you, too!
With a vibrant cultural scene and connections to a wider world of the performing arts, Siberia is sharing with us the Siberian State Symphony Orchestra, Do you think it’s coincidence that the orchestra would choose to land in the Deep South and Florida during January?
The internationally acclaimed percussion artists of TAO bring to North America their newest production, Drum TAO, with modern, high-energy performances showcasing the ancient art of Japanese drumming, Taiko.
Combining finely developed classical technique and dancing en pointe - all the while making fun of it all in hilarious parodies of the great ballets of the ages - the Trocks are the complete package.
Firmly positioned as a leading exponent of his instrument, “The hottest guitarist in the world” (Sunday Times), Miloš Karadaglić, continues to top record charts and delight audiences worldwide.