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Anderson Center 2014-15 season to feature Branford Marsalis
April 22, 2014Tweet
The Grammy Award–winning saxophonist and Tony Award nominee/composer Branford Marsalis joins the highly celebrated Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia with Marsalis “Well Tempered,” a program of Baroque masterpieces by Albinoni, Bach, Handel, Vivaldi and others on Tuesday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: General public, $45; faculty, staff, alumni and seniors, $40; students, $22.
Other concerts include:
• On its second North American tour, The National Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China brings a brand new program of acrobatic acts set to Chinese music on Monday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: General public $45, faculty, staff, alumni and seniors, $40; and students, $22.
• Under the direction of Enrique Bátiz, the National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico will perform on Wednesday, February 11 at 7:30 p.m. The evening’s program includes Enrique Granados’ “Three Spanish Dances”, Manuel Ponce’s Violin Concerto, and Johannes Brahms’ Symphony No.2 in D Major, Op. 73. Tickets: General public $45; faculty, staff, alumni and seniors, $40; students, $22.
• On Tuesday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. Tango Buenos Aires will take the audience on a voyeuristic journey through dance and music of the life of Eva Peron, tracing her life from her ascent to fame in the 1930s to her death in 1952. Tickets: General public, $45, faculty, staff, alumni and seniors, $40; students, $22.
• Celebrating 25 years of touring with a brand new show, the most awarded a cappella group in history, Take 6, mixes up an intoxicating brew of gospel, jazz, R&B and pop on Wednesday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m.
• The Russian National Ballet Theatre returns with a full-length production of the timeless fairy-tale, The Sleeping Beauty, on Tuesday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: General public, $45, faculty, staff, alumni and seniors, $40; and students, $22.
All tickets go on sale at noon Thursday, May 1. Call 777-ARTS or go to Anderson.binghamton.edu.