Enchanted Strings | Wednesday, February 12th at 7:30 | The Folly Theater | Romantic music for string orchestra and soloists in the warm sound of the historic Folly Theater, followed by our signature Champagne Chocolate Celebration event.
Fall in love with great music this Valentine’s with a program full of heartwarming works for string orchestra, including the passion and beauty of Debussy’s Sacred and Profane Dances for with solo harp and the incredible The Lark Ascending by Vaughn Williams for violin soloist. Also featuring the creative youth and passion of Schubert’s Symphony No. 5 and more all led by renowned Australian conductor Carolyn Watson.
Round out your evening with our Champagne and Chocolate Celebration immediately following the concert at the Folly. Join us for mid-week musical magic in the city!
Elena Kats-Chernin – Moon Feather Magic
Debussy – Sacred and Profane Dances Katherine Siochi, harp soloist
Pietro Mascagni – Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
Ravel – Pavane pour une infante defunte
Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending Tamamo Someya Gibbs, violin soloist
Schubert – Symphony No. 5
2020/02/12 - 2020/02/12
Additional time info:
Pre- concert talk about the music and composers: 6:30 p.m.
Post-concert Event: Champagne Chocolate Celebration – immediately following the concert (approx. 9:15 p.m.) – A Valentine’s themed gathering including champagne, beverages, desserts, chocolates and cheese and charcuterie. This event is free to season ticket holders, and available and optional for purchase with tickets to the concert.
There is a parking garage next to the theater that is not owned by the theater. Parking is generally $8 for Folly patrons, barring any large, downtown Kansas City events.