Holland Performing Arts Center
Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Susanna Perry Gilmore, violin
Barber: Souvenirs: Suite
R. Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier: Suite
The seductive storyteller of One Thousand and One Nights charms the sultan with tales of adventure and daring. Here, Scheherazade is portrayed musically by the Omaha Symphony's concertmaster in a dazzling showcase for violin and the richly varied colors of Rimsky-Korsakov's exotic orchestrations.