Fairfax Symphony Orchestra Concert
Sat., Oct. 22, 8 p.m., at GMU's Center for the Arts
Saturday, October 22, 2011 @8:00pm
WAMU is proud to be a partial sponsor of this special concert of the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra being held at George Mason University's Center for the Arts.
At the concert Oct. 22 at 8 p.m., the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra (FSO) will perform the world premiere of Concierto de los Andes, a work it commissioned by Chilean composer, Javier Farias. A leading composer for the classical guitar, Farias will be present for the premiere performed by the FSO and its special gues, the Alturas Duo. Also on the program are Sibelius’ Tapiola and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3, "Eroica."
This program is funded in part by the Arts Council of Fairfax County, supported by Fairfax County. Sponsorship is provided by WAMU 88.5. Information on ticketing and a more detailed rundown of the program area available at www.fairfaxsymphony.org