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Variations on a Theme – Rapides Symphony Orchestra

March 12, 2016 @ 7:30 pm

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RSO Variations on a Theme Slider 02Join the Rapides Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, March 12 for Variations on a Theme, a concert featuring music by Edward Elgar and Alberto Ginastera.  The highlight of the evening, Elgar’s Enigma Variations is another major work by this British composer best-known for his Pomp and Circumstance Marches.  In his Enigma Variations, Elgar depicts friends and colleagues through a series of variations on an elusive theme.  Also on the program is Argentine composer Ginastera’s Variaciones concertantes which highlights a different instrument or instruments in each of its subsequent variations.

Featuring our local orchestra led by Maestro Joshua Zona, the concert begins at 7:30 PM on Saturday, March 12 at the beautiful Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center.

Learn More about this Repertoire:  Click Here to Read Jackson Harmeyer’s Informative Program Notes!


March 12, 2016
7:30 pm
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Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center
1202 Third Street
Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
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