Prairie Performances


On this week's Prairie Performances—Friday night at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9—guest conductor Martha Placeres leads the Millikin-Decatur Symphony Orchestra in this performance of a Jean Sibelius' piece and more.

Millikin-Decatur Symphony (2/6/16)
Michael Luxner, Music Director and Conductor
with Martha Placeres, Guest Conductor

Kyle Johnson, Piano
John Robinson, Trombone
Abigail Karnes, Soprano

Pieces performed:
Jean Sibelius | Finlandia

Felix MendelssohnPiano Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op 25
Kyle Johnson, piano

Ferdinand DavidConcertino No. 4 in E-Flat, Op 4
John Robinson, trombone

Carl Maria von WeberKommt ein schlanker Bursch" from Der Freischutz
Henri DuparcL'Invitation au voyage
Charles GounodAh! Je veux vivre from Romeo and Juliet
Abigail Karnes, soprano

Antonin DvorakSymphony No.8 in G Major. Op 88