Arts and Entertainment

Symphony season opens with pianist

Seattle pianist Mark Salman will open the 2002-03 concert season of the Federal Way Symphony in performances at 8 p.m. Oct. 5 and 2 p.m. Oct. 6 at St. Luke’s Church, located at 315 S. 312th St.

Salman, who will perform Gershwin’s “Piano Concerto in F” and other selections, is recognized for his expertise on Beethoven. He has performed in Europe, Asia and throughout North America, and has recorded works by Alkan, Beethoven, Liszt and Mozart.

Conducted by A. Brian Davenport, the 70-member symphony will perform “Appalachian Spring” by Aaron Copland, Dvorak’s “Carnival Overture,” and George Gershwin’s “An American in Paris.”

Tickets are $20 for adults, $16 for seniors. Students age 18 and younger are free. For tickets, call (253) 529-9857.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the Oct 28
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates