SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2024, 2:00 P.M. AND 8:00 P.M.
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF ASHEVILLE
Darko Butorac, conductor
Blake Pouliot, violin
From Vienna to old Hollywood, we bring operatic charm and glamour to the stage with a program featuring selections from Mahler and Mozart alongside Strauss’s ostentatious Der Rosenkavalier and a sparkling violin concerto by Korngold, an early Hollywood composer.
Mozart Overture from Le nozze di Figaro
Korngold Violin Concerto
Mahler Adagietto from Symphony No. 5
Strauss Der Rosenkavalier Suite
GUEST ARTIST SPONSOR
Described as “immaculate, at once refined and impassioned,” (ArtsAtlanta) Blake Pouliot, winner of the Grand Prize at the 2016 Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal Manulife Competition, has anchored himself among the ranks of classical phenoms. This passionate young artist is “one of those special talents that comes along once in a lifetime” (Toronto Star).