Epic Romance

Quincy Symphony Orchestra | 3 pm Sunday, September 30, 2018 | QJHS

Clarinet Soloist Christine Damm

Shostakovich Festive Overture
Brahms Symphony No. 4
Walton Shakespeare’s “As You Like It”
Rossini Theme & Variations

The orchestra, led by Dr. Bruce Briney, opens the season with “Epic Romance”. The performance includes Shostakovich’s “Festive Overture”, Brahms’ “Symphony No. 4” and Rossini’s “Theme and Variations for Clarinet” featuring Christine Damm as soloist. The “Epic Romance” concert is part of the Quincy Public Library’s 2018 Big Read event schedule.  This year’s novel, “Station Eleven” depicts a traveling symphony which tours the Midwest performing Shakespearean plays and orchestra music. The QSO will perform William Walton’s adaptation of Shakespeare’s “As You Like It.”

Tickets $18 Adults, $15 Seniors, Free for youth 18 and under

QJHS Morrison Theater, 100 S. 14th St., Quincy, IL