This week’s Symphonies of Iowa broadcast features the wcfsymphony’s “Star Wars” concert. It features music from John Williams’ Star Wars score as well as selections from The Planets, On the Town, Swan Lake, The Ring, and The Rite of Spring.
Listen to the wcfsymphony illustrate the cultural phenomenon that is Star Wars through its epic score. The pieces that inspired it, with their many fanfares and flourishes, will also be performed during this concert. Tune in on Sunday, March 20 at 4 p.m. and again on Monday, March 21 at 7 p.m. for this Symphonies of Iowa broadcast!
Jason Weinberger, music director & conductor
WILLIAMS – Music from Star Wars
HOLST – The Planets
BERNSTEIN – On the Town
TCHAIKOVSKY – Swan Lake
WAGNER – The Ring
STRAVINSKY – The Rite of Spring
(concert recorded Nov. 7, 2015)