Pictures at an Exhibition with Mozart & Haydn
- Fri 7:30 PM Feb 19, 2021
- Sat 5:30 PM Feb 20, 2021
Please note: all programs are subject to change given the ongoing uncertainty around the COVID-19 health crisis. Though USUO is planning for a revised season of performances and hopes to proceed without interruption, the organization is prepared to respond to recommendations from the state of Utah, health officials, and Salt Lake County. Should USUO need to cancel or change elements of the season, ticket holders would be notified about options for ticket donations or exchanges into alternate programs. USUO continues to prioritize the health and well-being of its audience, musicians, staff, guest artists, and the entire community.
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Imagine a promenade through a museum of sound filled with the works of a dearly-missed friend.
Flute virtuoso Emmanuel Pahud returns to Utah to perform Nielsen’s playful concerto as well as a fantasy on themes from Mozart’s most magical opera.
Only 93 years to go as Music Director Thierry Fischer continues his annual study of Haydn’s symphonic catalogue with the No. 11.
Mussorgsky’s outpouring of grief for his departed friend, Russian architect and painter Viktor Hartmann, began life as a solo work for piano and lives on in great thanks to the masterful orchestration of Maurice Ravel.
Estimated concert length: 1 hour, 35 minutes (including a 20 minute intermission)
HAYDN: Symphony No. 11
MOZART/FOBBES: Fantasy on Mozart’s The Magic Flute
NIELSEN: Flute Concerto
MUSSORGSKY/RAVEL: Pictures at an Exhibition
GENERAL AGE GUIDELINE: Individuals ages five and older are welcome at this performance. Parents should ensure their children are able to sit quietly through the performance without disturbing others around them. No babes in arms will be admitted.
LATE SEATING POLICY: Late seating will be at an appropriate break in the concert, to be determined at a later date, or at intermission. More information on our late and re-entry policies is found here.
PRE- CONCERT FESTIVITIES:
Learn more about this evening’s music at a pre-concert lecture, which begins 45 minutes prior to the start of the concert in Abravanel Hall’s First Tier Room.
Enjoy Lobby Fest performances 30 minutes before the performance in the lobby by members of our Youth Guild.
Artists and programs are subject to change. No refunds.