America's Beauty...A Musical Landscape

Presented By Allen Philharmonic Orchestra

About this event

The Allen Philharmonic welcomes you to experience the beauty of the American musical landscape with its spring program of American composers.  Enjoy John Williams, The Cowboys Overture, Curtis Mayfield’s It’s Alright, TJ Cole’s Nightscapes and William Grant-Still’s Symphony No.1, Afro-American.  The Grant-Still work holds the unique history of the first symphony composed by a black composer performed by a major American Orchestra.  Special guest Alex McDonald solos in George Geshwin’s iconic Rhapsody in Blue.  

Learn more about the guest artist Alex McDonald.

  1. Time
    Saturday, May 7: 7:30pm
Lowery Auditorium
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The Allen Philharmonic is a professional orchestra founded in 1998. We present classical concerts featuring great composers, choral works, and recognized soloists, to entertain and enrich the community.