JMU Symphony Orchestra

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Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor

November 3, 2012 Saturday @ 8 p.m. Concert Hall


The Russians are coming! This fall concert features JMU faculty guest artist, Eric Ruple, performing the beloved Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor by Sergei Rachmaninoff. Also on the program is the Cortege from Rimsky-Korsakoff’s Mlada Suite, also known as the Procession of the Nobles, and a performance by the JMU Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Robert McCashin, of Tchaikowsky’s Opus 64, Symphony No. 5 in E Minor.

The JMU Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Robert McCashin, is the premier symphonic ensemble for the JMU School of Music. The Symphony presents a number of concerts on and off campus each year, and has performed regularly as the invited college ensemble for the Virginia Music Educators Association. The ensemble presents a series of Youth Concerts for students from Harrisonburg/Rockingham and surrounding counties. The Symphony is the only college orchestra nationwide selected to participate in the Carnegie Hall (NY) “LinkUp” concerts for young students.

Ticket prices: $8–$10. Cash, checks, major credit cards, JACards accepted.
JMU student tickets: Advance tickets — $5 discount tickets in person at the Forbes Center Box Office only with ID. One ticket per ID. Student tickets are not available online. Cash only 1½ hours prior to performance.

Mailing Tickets/Will Call — Tickets that are ordered more than two weeks in advance of a performance will be mailed to the address on file. Ticket orders received less than two weeks prior to a performance will be held for pick-up at the Will Call window.

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