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Northern Lights: Centenary Celebration of Sibelius' 5th Symphony

  • ASU Gammage
    1200 S. Forest Ave. Tempe, AZ
  • Date: September 21, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: $12 (free student and band director tickets available)

ASU Symphony Orchestra opens its 2019-2020 season with Sibelius' soaring Symphony No. 5 in honor of the work's centenary. The concert begins with Latvian composer Peteris Vasks' evocative concerto for violin and string orchestra "Tala gaisma" or "Distant Light" featuring ASU's Katherine McLin as violin soloist.

Peteris Vasks: Violin Concerto (Distant Light; Tala gaisma), Katherine McLin, Violin
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5

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