wcfsymphony's "Star Wars"

Mar 15, 2016

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.

Credit wcfsymphony

  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!

Featuring:

Jason Weinberger, music director & conductor

WILLIAMS – Music from Star Wars

Selections from:

HOLST – The Planets

BERNSTEIN – On the Town

TCHAIKOVSKY – Swan Lake

WAGNER – The Ring

STRAVINSKY – The Rite of Spring

(concert recorded Nov. 7, 2015)