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Masterworks 2: Ra, Ra, Rafael
November 16, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$33 – $48
What makes this concert interesting…
- The first piece is described as a patriotic-heroic tragedy
- The Polovtsian Dances work was unfinished when the composer died in 1887
- Rafael Hoekman, cello, is originally from St. John’s and is now the principal cellist for the Edmonton Symphony
Ra, Ra, Rafael
Masterworks 2 is a musical filled evening with guests Rafael Hoekman, Jeffrey Rink and the PCNSO. Rafael Hoekman, cello, is known for his spirited and fiery performances and will join guest conductor Jeffrey Rink with the NSO to perform Ra, Ra, Rafael including: Glinka’s A Life for the Tsar Overture, Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No. 1, Borodin’s Symphony No. 2, Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor.
The performance is made possible by the Telegram.
Join us for Ra, Ra, Rafael! Tickets ($33-$48) are available at the ACC Box Office (729-3900) and at www.artsandculturecentre.com.
|Notes||What’s on the GO
Pre-Show Talk: Listen Up (7:15) on the Upper Concourse
Get into the theme of the night with our signature drink: White Russian ($8 each)!
SGTS Cameo Performance (7:35) on the Upper Concourse featuring the Young Virtuosi of the STEP violin program.
Students can visit our NSO Youth Ambassador for treats & MW2 activities during intermission on the upper concourse
And as always… we will be collecting donations for the Gathering Place. Place them in the red bins by the doors to the hall.