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Germanic Classics


January 12, 2018
7:30 pm


Frauenthal Theater


Presented by West Michigan Symphony

Tickets: $22 - $54, Student Tickets: $10

Scott Speck, conductor

Paul Clifton, horn

Fanny Mendelssohn: Overture in C major

Strauss: Horn Concerto no.1

Paul Clifton horn

Mendelssohn: Symphony no.1 C minor

Sister to the famous Felix Mendelssohn, Fanny Mendelssohn’s Overture in C major begins this homage to German composers of the classical period. Then, WMS Principal horn Paul Clifton is featured on Richard Strauss’ Horn Concerto no. 1. The concert closes with a work by classical music’s greatest child prodigy, Felix Mendelssohn, who poured his dramatic and harmonically adventurous gifts into his Symphony no. 1.

Call 231.726.3231 for season ticket info.