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      March 14, 2020

      Saturday   8:00 PM (daily until March 15, 2020)

      1601 Civic Drive
      Walnut Creek, California 94596

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      Fate and Future

      What’s Interesting About This Concert

      Wracked with doubt after his poorly received Fourth Symphony, it took Tchaikovsky ten years to start work on his next one. Today, the Fifth is his most often-performed and beloved symphony.


      Tchaikovsky uses a recurring melody to represent the idea of fate. The theme threads through the entire piece, transforming from dark and menacing in the first movement to joyous and triumphant by the fourth and final movement.


      World Premiere: Composer Katherine Balch hand selected the three voices for this work, which is based on Les Illuminations by French poet Rimbaud. Balch’s narrative intertwines the original French words with the English translation.

      Categories: Performing Arts

      This event repeats daily until March 15, 2020: Mar 14, Mar 15

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.