ORCHESTRA FROM PLANET X
National Arts Centre
1, rue Elgin, Ottawa, (Ontario), K1P 5W1
An unwitting conductor only wants to trace the influences of the New World on European orchestral tradition when two aliens descend on Southam Hall with ideas of their own. With ideas and inventions for influencing "Earth Music" these mischievous extra terrestrials turn what should have been a straight forward orchestra program into a sci-fi musical thriller. CONCERT PROGRAM (Subject to change) - MILLER Overture to Planet X - MERCURE Kaleidoscope (excerpt) - COPLAND “Variations on a Shaker Hymn” from Appalachian Spring - COPLAND “Hoe-Down” from Rodeo - GOTTSCHALK A Night in the Tropics: 2nd movement (Festa Criolla) - GOULD American Symphonette No. 2 - ANDERSON The Typewriter - WILLIAMS E.T.: The Flying Theme Arrive 45 minutes early to participate in hands on pre-concert activities courtesy of the Friends of NAC Orchestra. More than a concert it’s an interactive musical experience. Guaranteed to thrill music lovers of all ages! Rogers TV is very pleased to present NACOt...