Mark your calendars for November 16, 2019 when members of the Austin Symphony Orchestra and students with Lake Travis High School perform together at “A Night with the Austin Symphony Orchestra.” Peter Bay will conduct the performance with participation by Anna Macias, Director for the Lake Travis High School Orchestra and Richard Hicks, Director for the Lake Travis High School Band. The special concert, brought to you by the City of Lakeway Arts Committee, will take place at Lake Travis Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 16.
This magical night begins with a performance by members of the Austin Symphony Orchestra with musical selections St. Paul’s Suite, Op. 29, No. 2 by Gustav Holst and Symphony No. 28 in A Minor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Then, the night will crescendo to a collaborative performance with the Austin Symphony Orchestra and more than two dozen Lake Travis High School musicians. Their collaboration will lead off with selections from Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Mussorgsky and close with selections from the Gustav Holst suite The Planets.
Tickets are on sale now at the Lake Travis Performing Arts Center or online at www.ltisdschools.org/finearts. You can also click here to go directly to the ticket site. Ticket prices range from $15 to $50 for the evening performance. You can also visit www.lakeway-tx.gov for more information and details about the musical selections for the evening.
Enjoy a comfortable starry night indoors with “The Planets” during this unique collaborative performance.
"A NIGHT WITH
THE AUSTIN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA" (Peter Bay, Music Director)
AND LAKE TRAVIS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS (Anna Macias, Orchestra Director and Richard Hicks, Band Director)
November 16, 2019
PETER BAY, conductor
AUSTIN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA:
GUSTAV HOLST St. Paul’s Suite, Op. 29, No. 2
I. Jig (Vivace)
II. Ostinato (Presto)
III. Intermezzo (Andante con moto)
IV. Finale: The Dargason (Allegro)
WOLFGANG AMADÉ MOZART Symphony No. 29 in A Major, K. 201
I. Allegro moderato
III. Menuetto and Trio
IV. Allegro con spirit
LAKE TRAVIS HIGH SCHOOL AND AUSTIN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAS:
arr. Michael Sweeney Pictures at an Exhibition
Promenade – The Hut of Baba Yaga –
The Great Gate of Kiev
arr. Johnnie Vinson Suite from The Planets
Mars – Venus - Jupiter