Classical Series

Gershwin & Friends

Nov 09, 2024

7:30 PM

6:30 PM Pre-Concert Talk
Doors open at 6:00 PM

For more information and tickets call the Symphony box office at (562) 436-3203 ext. 1

Long Beach Terrace Theater
300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802

GERSHWIN & FRIENDS

Nov 09, 2024 7:30 PM

Eckart Preu, Conductor

Clayton Stephenson, Piano

Jessie Montgomery

Coincident Dances

William Grant Still

Symphony No. 5 “Western Hemisphere”

Gershwin

Piano Concerto in F Major


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Questions? Call (562) 436-3203 ext. 1


Embark upon an evening that pays homage to the rich tapestry of American music with an exquisite celebration of diverse musical cultures, influences, and expressive forms where the melodies echo the origins and spirit of America in a harmonious and colorful celebration of past and present.


Audiences will enjoy the Classical Series fun and elegant evening surrounded by the Terrace Theater’s dazzling fountains and fire pits, live ensemble in the lobby, 6:30 PM Pre-Concert Talk to gain greater knowledge regarding the evening programming, and the ability to “Sip & Enjoy” in the concert hall.  Doors open at 6PM.


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Eckart Preu, Conductor

Eckart Preu (Eck-art Proy) began his tenure as Music Director of Long Beach Symphony in 2017. Critics, the orchestra, and audiences alike have celebrated his ability to combine well-loved masterworks with rare or newer works in programs offering dimension, sophistication, and spirit. Preu also currently serves as …

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Clayton Stephenson, Piano

American pianist Clayton Stephenson’s love for music is immediately apparent in his joyous charisma onstage, expressive power, and natural ease at the instrument. Hailed for “extraordinary narrative and poetic gifts” and interpretations that are “fresh, incisive and characterfully alive” (Gramophone), he is committed to making …

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