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America

Philharmonic Pops


Friday, April 13, 2018 at 7:30 PM       BUY NOW   
Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 7:30 PM   BUY NOW   

Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts


Thomas Wilson conductor
Nicholas Shelton baritone
Jenna Bainbridge, Hossein Forouzandeh, Laura Slack,
Chris Kendall, Gabriella Cavallero, John Arp, Candy Brown
actors

What is the real America? Load the bus for a symphonic tour of the land, exploring gritty crossroads and cultural byways, searching for the roots of our great nation.

Art (C) Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY


Programming: 

Morton Gould                     American Salute

The Golden Age of Americana

Henry Fillmore                    Lassus Trombones
Herbert L. Clarke                The Maid of the Mist (David Zuercher trumpet/ cornet)
Arthur Pryor                        The Whistler and His Dog
Traditional arr. Wilson       Fiddle Fantasy (Jacob Klock violin)
Aaron Copland                   Old American Songs
Simple Gifts
The Dodger
At the River
I Bought Me A Cat
arr. Dragon                          America the Beautiful

INTERMISSION

Peter Boyer                         Ellis Island: The Dream of America

Cast Helen Lansman Cohen . . . . . Jenna Bainbridge
James Apanomith . . . . . . . . . Hossein Forouzandeh
Lillian Galletta . . . . . . . . . . . . Laura Slack
Lazarus Salamon . . . . . . . . . . . . Chris Kendall
Helen Rosenthal  . . . . . . . . . . . . Gabriella Cavallero
Emanuel “Manny” Steen  . . . . . . . . . . . .  John Arp
Katherine Beychok . . . . . . . . . . . . Candy Brown


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