Voyage to the Moon: A 50th Anniversary Concert

Gemma New - Conductor

Nmon Ford - Baritone


Holst - “Mars, the Bringer or War,” from The Planets

Strauss - “Dawn,” from Also sprach Zarathustra

Strauss, Jr. - “On the Beautiful Blue Danube” Waltz

Wagner - “O du, mein holder Abendstern,” from Tannhäuser

Giacchino - Voyage

Holst - "Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity,” from The Planets

Debussy/orch. Stokowski - “Clair de lune,” from Suite bergamasque

Morrison - “Moondance”

Mancini - “Moon River,” from Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Howard - “Fly Me to the Moon”

Williams - “Adventures on Earth,” from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

8:00 pm Mann Center for the Performing Arts

Conductor Gemma New helps us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing. The program will be filled with popular classical favorites featured in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey, the music of John Williams celebrating outer space, a piece from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, and much more, including a new work composed especially for this occasion by popular film and TV composer Michael Giacchino.

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