Friday, March 15, 2019 – 7:30pm

John Devlin, conductor
Solomon Howard, bass

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture (rev. 1880)                                 
Arias, Spirituals, and Songs
Sarastro: O Isis und Osiris and In diesen heil’gen Hallen from Magic Flute
Kern: Ol’ Man River from Showboat
Gershwin: I Got Plenty of Nothing from Porgy and Bess
Brahms: Symphony No. 4

The program opens with Tchaikovsky’s magical Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture.  Solomon Howard, bass joins the WSO through a program of Arias, Spirituals and Songs.  His voice has been described as “superhuman” by The Denver Post.  The evening ends with Brahms’ Symphony No. 4, creating a most thunderous and joy-filled close to a spectacular program.