Saturday, March 10, 2018
7:30 pm Ford Hall, Ithaca College
Pre-concert Chat at 6:45pm
STRAVINSKY: Concerto in E-flat “Dumbarton Oaks”
BARTOK: Rumanian Folk Dances
BOTTESINI: Concerto for Double Bass No. 2 in B Minor
MEYER: Concerto for Double Bass No. 1
Edgar Meyer, double bass
ONLINE Ticket sales have stopped but there will still be tickets available at the door.
Box office opens at 6:15pm.
IT’S ALL ABOUT THE BASS as we bring Edgar Meyer to Ithaca! You’ll be in awe when the double bass takes centerstage. Meyer has done more to propel the bass into the limelight than any other musician. He has performed with leading artists and orchestras around the world, has numerous solo albums, and Meyer has been recognized with five Grammy awards. Don’t miss this ground-breaking artist perform with the CCO!
Remember to arrive early for the Pre-concert Chat at 6:45pm. Free to all ticket-holders, this is a wonderful chance to hear a bit about the evening’s program directly from our music director and guest artist.
CALLING ALL COLLEGE STUDENTS! We have a special offer just for college students, for our March 10th concert. IC students are always eligible for free Student Rush tix, pending availability. All other student tix are just $10. RSVP for this concert by March 7th, and we’ll invite you to a free pizza party immediately following the performance. Some CCO musicians will stop by to chat and answer any questions or just talk a bit about the concert. (Advance RSVP was required but if you are still interested, please stop by the Ticket Table prior to the concert, to inquire if there’s still room.)