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Monday, January 19, 2009

ESO Release: Enjoy a Lighter Classics Evening of International Flavour with the ESO - Jan. 22

Robbins Lighter Classics:

Join The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra on a

journey around the world in Ports of Call

Thursday, January 22nd - 8:00pm

Edmonton, AB The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra (ESO) presents a virtual cornucopia of music celebrating the unique personalities of different countries and nations. Conductor Jack Everly, vocalist Kristen Plumley and the ESO bravely explore a variety of cultures in this exciting evening of international music. No passport required on this adventure from England to Australia, Central Asia to Italy, and exotic places in between! Featuring music by Cole Porter, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Richard Rodgers, and Rimsky-Korsakov - you'll hear favourites like Around the World in 80 Days, Waltzing Matilda, Song of India, and Canadian Sunset.

Ticket prices for this performance range from $20 to $69 (agency fees apply). Tickets are available through the Winspear Centre Box Office. The next performance in the Robbins Lighter Classics takes place on February 26th, where you are invited to spend A Night in Vienna with conductor Andrew Grams and violinist Andrew Wan.

This series is generously sponsored by Bill and Mary Jo Robbins

Media Sponsor: The Edmonton Journal

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