The Shoreline Symphony will present a concert entitled “The Power of Destiny” on Saturday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. in the Frauenthal Center, 425 West Western Ave., Muskegon.
The concert features Beethoven’s well-known Symphony No. 5. Additional selections include the overture to Verdi’s opera, La forza del destino (The Power of Destiny), and Schicksalslied (Song of Fate) by Brahms, featuring the Muskegon Chamber Choir.
Admission is $8 for adults and free for students and for children under 18. Tickets are only available at the Frauenthal Center Box Office. Call (231) 727-8001 or visit www.frauenthal.org. Tickets are sold online up until two hours before each concert. Tickets may be purchased at the Box Office on the night of the concert.
Preceding the concert, Shoreline Symphony Director Annette Jurcevic will host a brief discussion about the ideas of fate and destiny, the music, and the composers who wrote it. Audience members are invited to ask questions and participate in a dialogue. The pre-concert discussion will begin at 6:30 p.m.
This is the first performance in Shoreline Symphony’s 2017-2018 season, Magic and Mystery.
Established in September 2012, the Shoreline Symphony Community Orchestra is celebrating its sixth season of creating quality classical music for Muskegon area audiences.
Led by its founding director Annette Jurcevic, the Shoreline Symphony Community Orchestra brings together professional and amateur musicians who play alongside students and faculty from several area colleges and universities, including Muskegon Community College. The non-profit organization is the only all-volunteer orchestra in the Muskegon area to include woodwinds, brass, percussion, and strings.