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SU hosts free concert by Syracuse Symphony Oct. 14

October 01, 2010

Jaime Winne Alvarez
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Performance part of newly expanded partnership

The Syracuse Symphony Orchestra (SSO) will perform a free concert on Thursday, Oct. 14. The concert is part of the expanded partnership between the SSO and Syracuse University, which supports the SSO’s 2010-11 season (the orchestra’s 50th anniversary) and 2011-12 season, and enhances the orchestra’s engagement with SU faculty and students.

“The Russians” will take place at 8 p.m. in the Rose and Jules R. Setnor Auditorium, Crouse College. The event is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. Patrons may park for free in Irving Garage. The concert is presented in conjunction with SU’s College of Visual and Performing Arts and the Office of the University Arts Presenter.

spigelmanCentral and Northern New York’s fully professional resident orchestra, the SSO will perform under the direction of SSO Principal Pops conductor Ron Spigelman.

The concert program features guest pianist Chu-Fang Huang. Selections include Glinka’s “‘Russlan and Ludmilla’ Overture,” Rachmaninoff’s “Concerto No. 2 in C minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 18” and Tchaikovsky’s “Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36.”

For more information, contact Jennifer Luzzo, SSO Public Relations Coordinator, at (315) 424-8222 ext. 261 or

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