OGLE: TEDDY TALKS SCHUMANN

Paul W. Ogle Cultural & Community Center at IUS 4201 Grant Line Rd, New Albany, IN

Radical Romanticism. Creating passionate music that is brilliantly crafted, Robert Schumann was still a tortured soul. Teddy Abrams deconstructs this masterwork with his engaging commentary to illuminate the genius of this composer and this symphony. Concert Program Robert SCHUMAN:  Symphony No 4 Teddy Abrams, conductor

OGLE: TCHAIKOVSKY’S 4th

Paul W. Ogle Cultural & Community Center at IUS 4201 Grant Line Rd, New Albany, IN

Many composers have addressed the concept of "Fate" and in this symphony, Tchaikovsky does the same. His struggle with his destiny within the society of his time paints a vivid and dramatic image of his life. Ultimately ending with notes of happiness, the work expresses a full range of emotions. Concert Program Modest MUSSORGSKY (arr.

OGLE: HANDEL’S MESSIAH

Paul W. Ogle Cultural & Community Center at IUS 4201 Grant Line Rd, New Albany, IN

Truly one of the most inspiring works of the holidays, Handel's Messiah has become a tradition of the season. Performed with soloists and the professional Louisville Chamber Choir, this concert features the "Hallelujah!" chorus and selections from Part 1, plus the monumental "Worthy is the Lamb." Concert Program: G. F. HANDEL:  The Messiah (Christmas Selections)

OGLE: RACHMANINOFF 3

Paul W. Ogle Cultural & Community Center at IUS 4201 Grant Line Rd, New Albany, IN

Lean, moody, and melancholic… here in the Third Symphony you find the ‘other’ Rachmaninoff. The composer presents melodies that do not burst into heart-wrenching flights but toy around the edges of Expressionism, and a curiously inventive structure that both defies and follows traditional norms.   We're introduced to Serbian composer Isadora Źebeljan and her suite for