TSSO AT THE CONCERT HALL
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
Organizer: THESSALONIKI STATE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA IN COLLABORATION WITH THESSALONIKI CONCERT HALL
All spectators are required to wear face masks throughout their stay in the Thessaloniki Concert Hall
Julia Perry (1924-1979): Study for orchestra
Christos Papageorgiou (1967): Violin Concerto
John Adams (1947): Short Ride in a Fast Machine
George Gershwin (1898-1937): An American in Paris, symphonic poem
Gershwin wrote his famous symphonic poem An American in Paris in 1927, when he visited the City of Light to study next to the great French composers of the time. Through his music, he aimed to convey the impressions of an American tourist who wanders around the city and experiences the famous Parisian atmosphere.
In the first part, Antonis Sousamoglou performs the Violin Concerto by Christos Papageorgiou, a demanding work that exudes Greek musical tradition.
20€, 15€, 10€, 5€ (unemployed, multi-membered families, students, conservatory students, European Youth Card holders, Greek Composers’ Union members, members of the Αssociation of Ministry of Culture Permanent Employees)
Ticket pre-sale: www.tsso.gr & information at the ticket office of TSSO, Nikis Avenue 73, tel. 2310 236990