Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra with cellist John-Henry Crawford.

Sep 20, 2019

Cellist John-Henry Crawford.
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Airs Friday, September 20, 2019, 11:00 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with maestro Michael Butterman and cellist John-Henry Crawford about the opening concert in teh 2019-2020 season of the Shreveport Symphony which takes place Saturday, September 21, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. in the First Baptist Shreveport. On the program, three work by Tchaikovsky. His Polonaise from Eugene Onegin, the Variations on a Rococo Theme featuring John-Henry Crawford as solosit, and the Symphony No. 5. Then on Sunday, September 22, at 3 p.m. in Anderson Auditorium on the Centenary College campus, join John-Henry Crawford along with member of the symphony orchestra for a free chamber concert named "Postcards from Italy" featuirng Puccini’s The Chrysanthemums, Stravinsky’s Suite Italienne, and Tchaikovsky’s Souvenir de Florence. Joining John-Henry will be violinists Kirsten Yon, Jennifer Carsillo, and Juan Flores, violists Borys Smolaga and Michele Gunn-Soliman, and cellist Ruth Drummond, and pianist Andrew Staupe.

John-Henry Crawford in our Weiss Performance Studios
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