Savannah Philharmonic presents “From the New World”

Posted on October 4, 2017 by


Event Details


Savannah PhilharmonicOn Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, the Savannah Philharmonic presents “From the New World” at the Lucas Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Dvořák’s beloved Symphony No. 9, with its well-known melodies inspired by Longfellow’s Hiawatha, is the centerpiece of this powerful concert. The Savannah Philharmonic Chorus joins the orchestra in another work based on the same source by African-British composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. These masterpieces use traditional American melodies to paint scenes of miracle and marvel; it all adds up to a memorable evening. Tickets are $15-80. For more information about this event, go to savannahphilharmonic.org.