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Dubuque Symphony Orchestra

Music & Drama

Saturday, Oct 8, 2016 at 7:30pm

Sunday, Oct 9 at 2:00pm

Location: Five Flags Theater

MENDELSSOHN Overture from A Midsummer Night's Dream
JOHN LUNN Downton Abbey Suite
TCHAIKOVSKY  The Tempest fantasy-overture
BEETHOVEN  Overture to Egmont
PROKOFIEV  Piano Concerto No. 3 - Ilya Yakushev, piano

The Dubuque Symphony Orchestra opens its 58th Classics Season with a program of music written for, or inspired by, theater and television. Shakespeare, Goethe, and… yes, even Downton Abbey! Old classics and new classics. This concert also features the Dubuque debut of sensational Russian pianist, Ilya Yakushev, performing the dazzling and melodic Piano Concerto No. 3 by Prokofiev.

Earlier Event: September 23
Petar Jankovic Ensemble
Later Event: October 13
Joffrey Ballet