the Mann Presents
Gemma New, conductor
Shannon Jennings, soprano
Nmon Ford, baritone
Conductor Gemma New helps us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing. The program will be filled with popular classical favorites featured in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey, the music of John Williams celebrating outer space, a piece from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, and much more, including a new work composed especially for this occasion by popular film and TV composer Michael Giacchino.
“Mars, the Bringer or War,” from The Planets, Op. 32
“Dawn,” from Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30
J. STRAUSS, JR.
“On the Beautiful Blue Danube” Waltz, Op. 314
“O du, mein holder Abendstern,” from Tannhäuser
III. Landing: Advent
World premiere of "Landing: Advent"
"Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity,” from The Planets, Op. 32
“Clair de lune,” from Suite bergamasque
“Moon River,” from Breakfast at Tiffany’s
“Adventures on Earth,” from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
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*Artist and Repertoire subject to change
Picnics are permitted for this performance as a part of the Mann's Summer Picnic Series.
If you are 21 years of age or older and plan to consume alcohol at the concert, please be prepared to present proper I.D.
Lawn chairs are permitted for this performance. The Mann recommends reasonably sized chairs; be a good neighbor!
Small blankets are permitted for all shows, but we do ask that you be mindful of your neighbors on the lawn.
No photography is permitted at this performance.