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RPO: The Planets: An HD Odyssey

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  • Location:
    Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
  • Date:
    Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Time:
    7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Event Description


Program:

Ligeti - Atmospheres

Scriabin - The Poem of Ecstasy

Holst - The Planets (includes HD video)

Hans Graf, guest conductor

Blast off to menacing Mars, jolly Jupiter and beyond in this breathtaking feast for the senses! Holst’s beloved sonic odyssey is paired with staggering high-definition footage from recent NASA explorations of our solar system, bringing you up close to the wonders of the galaxy. Renowned Houston Symphony Conductor Emeritus Hans Graf leads this space-themed program which kicks off with music of Ligeti, famously used in Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey.

For more information on the event and tickets, visit the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) website at http://www.rpo.org or call the Patron Services Center at (585) 454-2100.

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