MIDDLE EAST: Mozart, Saint-Saëns, & Shaheen
Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 2:30pm +
Monday, May 20, 2019 at 7:30pm^
Dirk Brosse, Conductor | Simon Shaheen, Oud
Simon Shaheen makes his Chamber Orchestra debut under the baton of Maestro Dirk Brossé in a concert of Middle Eastern influence. A prominent Oud player of Western and Middle Eastern influence, Shaheen brings his own Fantasie for Strings and Oud alongside Saint-Saens breathtaking “Bacchanale”from Samson and Delilah newly orchestrated for Chamber Orchestra by COP/ACF’s Steven R. Gerber Composer-in-Residence Andrea Clearfield. Brossé, Shaheen, and Clearfield, an amazing end to our season celebration of the human spirit.
+Classical Conversations, following the concert
^Concerts & Cocktails, following the concert