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2015 Fall Entertainment Preview: Classical Arts


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Sept. 25
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4
LPO performs works by Tchaikovsky and Dukas.
Orpheum Theatre

Sept. 27
Jean Sibelius 150th Birthday Concert
Symphony Chorus of New Orleans with cellist Jussi Makkonen and pianist Nazig Azezian
Orpheum Theater

Oct. 1
Fall Fireworks
LPO performs works by Stravinsky, Barber, Bach and Handel.
First Baptist Church, 5290 Canal Blvd.

Oct. 14, 16, 17
Viva Italia!
LPO performs works by Rossini, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Mendelssohn.
Oct. 14: First Baptist Church, 1400 Williams Blvd., Kenner
Oct. 16: Columbia Theatre, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond
Oct. 17: Slidell Municipal Auditorium, 2056 Second St., Slidell

Oct. 21
Pacfica String Quartet
Friends of Music presents the chamber concert.
Tulane University, Dixon Hall

Oct. 22-23
The French Connection
LPO performs works by Mozart, Ravel and Franck.
Oct. 22: Orpheum Theatre
Oct. 23: First Baptist Church, 16333 Highway 1085, Covington

Oct. 26-27
Love Wins
Musaica performs the work of LGBT composers including Tchaikovsky, Jeremy Howard Beck, Eve Belgarian, Max Welch and Marc Adamo.
Oct. 26: First Unitarian Universalist Church, 5612 S. Claiborne Ave.
Oct. 27: Community Church Unitarian Unversalist, 6690 Fleur de Lis Drive

Oct. 27
Musical Excursions: Nikita Mndoyants
UNO presents a per- formance by the Russian pianist.
UNO Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Oct. 30
Dvorak Cello Concerto
LPO performs works by Sibelius and Dvorak.
Orpheum Theater

Oct. 31
Dia de los Muertos
The LPO celebrates the Mexican Day of the Dead.
Loyola University, Roussel Hall, 6363 St. Charles Ave.

Nov. 6-7
The Wizard of Oz
LPO performs during a screening of the film.
Orpheum Theatre

Nov. 11-14
Argus Quartet
The California-based quartet visits New Orleans for a brief residency and concert.
location TBA

Nov. 18
Il Pomo D'Oro Baroque Ensemble with Max Cencic
Friends of Music presents the ensemble.
Tulane University, Dixon Hall

Nov. 19-20
Mendelssohn Violin Concerto
LPO performs works by Webern, Mendelssohn and Schubert.
Nov. 19: Orpheum Theatre
Nov. 20: First Baptist Church, Covington

Nov. 7
Taste of Brazil
The Musical Arts Society of New Orleans presents pianist Dustin Gledhill and Brazilian guitarist Lucas Pullin.
2702 St. Charles Ave.

Nov. 22
Mendelssohn's Octet
LPO performs works by Webern, Mendelssohn and Schubert.
Loyola University, Nunemaker Auditorium, 6363 St. Charles Ave.

Dec. 2
Musical Excursions: Mivos Quartet
UNO presents a performance by the New York string Quartet.
UNO Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Dec. 3, 4, 6
Yuletide Celebration
Guest conductor Stuart Chafetz leads the LPO and local school choirs perform.
Dec. 3: First Baptist Church, Kenner
Dec. 4: Columbia Theatre, Hammond
Dec. 6: Slidell Municipal Auditorium

Dec. 9
Parker Quartet
Friends of Music presents the chamber concert.
Tulane University, Dixon Hall

Dec. 12-13
Orpheum Holiday Spectacular
The LPO performs with guests 610 Stompers.
Orpheum Theatre

Dec. 17-18
Baroque Christmas
Carlos Miguel Prieto conducts select LPO musicians and NOVA Masterworks choir.
Dec. 17: First Baptist Church, New Orleans
Dec. 18: Church of the King, 22205 Little Creek Road, Mandeville

Dec. 18
Marigny Opera House Vocal Concert Series
Selections from Antonin Dvorak, Gabriel Faure and Jake Heggie, featuring performers including soprano RuthAnn Chadwick, tenor Dana Wilson, baritone Jake Penick and pianist Steven Edwards.
Marigny Opera House

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