( Fri., Mar. 25, 2011 )
Performed by Christopher Warren-Green, conductor, with Carla Dirlikov, mezzo-soprano
Knight Theater, 430 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks; Haydn: Symphony No. 59 in A Major ("Fire"): Presto; Falla: El amor brujo: Ritual Fire Dance; Bizet: Carmen: Habanera & Seguidilla; Stravinsky: The Firebird: Suite (1919): Infernal Dance, Berceuse, & Finale (& afterwards, stroll through the Bechtler Museum’s new exhibit of works by Niki de Saint Phalle, creator of the museum’s iconic “Firebird” sculpture)
Pre-concert cocktails and hors d'oeuvres start at 6:30 pm in the lobby.
$30 - includes one drink ticket and hors d’oeuvres