Auburn Symphony Orchestra to perform Tales of Love and Death

Chamber concert set for Jan. 21 at St. Mathew Episcopal Church

  • Tuesday, December 26, 2017 4:24pm
  • Life

The Auburn Symphony Orchestra presents Tales of Love and Death, a chamber concert featuring piano, vocal and string music, at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21 at St. Mathew Episcopal Church, 123 L St. NE, Auburn.

The concert is full of beautiful and descriptive music, featuring “On Wenlock Edge” for tenor, piano and string quartet by Vaughan Williams, Schumann’s “Dichterliebe” and Beethoven’s String Quartet: Op 18, no. 2 in G Major. Vaughn Williams and Schumann tell the stories of young men and their life experiences, and the string quartet is considered one of Beethoven’s most classical – the opening is described as a quartet of bows and curtseys.

Tickets – $20 general, $10 students – are available in advance online at auburnsymphony.org or by phone at 253-887-7777, and will also be available at the door. The box office opens 60 minutes prior to the concert and the house opens 30 minutes prior.

The concert is sponsored in part by the City of Auburn.

More in Life

Auburn woman makes prestigious art competition

Wendy Ray’s work among 125 pieces vying for honors in statewide show

Auburn Symphony Orchestra to perform Tales of Love and Death

Chamber concert set for Jan. 21 at St. Mathew Episcopal Church

Ask Dr. Ulissey | January Q/A

Q: I understand that a recent report indicates death rates from cancer… Continue reading

‘School of Awake’ offers advice to adolescent girls

Twinkle, twinkle. For as long as you can remember, you’ve known how… Continue reading

The past is the past, a review of ‘Robicheaux’

You don’t want to talk about it. You’ve been through rough times,… Continue reading

What would MLK do? A review on ‘Dear Martin’

What if your entire future was mapped out for you? All you’d… Continue reading

It rocks!

Kids, families color nature at the library

Village Concepts offers Virtual Dementia Tour at Brannan Park Retirement on Jan. 17

For the Reporter Village Concepts, a third-generation family-owned business helping seniors thrive… Continue reading

Auburn Adventist Church’s Bethlehem show glows

Auburn Adventist Academy Church continued a tradition last week with nightly performance… Continue reading

Most Read