The Art and Tradition of Storytelling

featuring Marc Harshman, poet laureate of West Virginia, and
Wei Wei, Associate Concertmaster of the WSO
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
6:30 pm
Waddington Room at Oglebay Mansion Museum
Admission: FREE

Light refreshments and hors d’oeuvres served immediately following 

Event Moderated by Music Director, André Raphel


A Musical Journey Through
Chinese & Western Culture

featuring two-time Grammy nominated violinist, Jennifer Frautschi, and
pipa player, Lu-Han Li
Thursday, March 15, 2018
6:30 pm
Stifel Fine Arts Center
Admission: FREE

Light refreshments and hors d’oeuvres served immediately following 

Event Moderated by Music Director, André Raphel

Concert

André Raphel, conductor
Jennifer Frautschi, violin

Program:
Tan Dun: Symphonic Poem of 3 Notes
Beethoven: Violin Concerto
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

This masterful program fuses the music and culture of East and West traditions. The evening features the percussive sweeping rhythm of Tan Dun’s Symphonic Poems of 3 Notes,  two-time Grammy-nominated violinist Jennifer Frautzchi performing Beethoven’s lyrical and dramatic Violin Concerto with the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra, and the dazzling, colorful orchestration in Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade. Audiences won’t want to miss this celebration of music, culture and life!

Friday, March 16, 2018
7:30 pm
Capitol Theatre

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