Tuesday, January 23, 2018
The Earth: An HD Odyssey | Jan 12 & 13
Schermerhorn Symphony Center
Fri, Jan 12 8:00 pm


It's the second installment in our spectacular HD Odyssey series! Watch stunning images of Earth taken from NASA missions as the orchestra performs Strauss' epic Also sprach Zarathustra. This music made an unforgettable appearance in 2001: A Space Odyssey, and this is your chance to hear it performed live. As an added bonus, John Adams’ electrifying Short Ride in a Fast Machine will accompany images of a Space Shuttle launch. Pianist Ingrid Fliter will join the orchestra for Chopin’s bold and beautiful First Piano Concerto.Come early and learn more about the music at our Classical Conversations with Maestro Giancarlo Guerrero, taking place one hour before the concert in the Balcony Lobby.Following the concert, Maestro Guerrero will lead an informal Q&A at the back of the concert hall, on the Orchestra Level. PROGRAM Chopin – Piano Concerto No. 1 The Earth – An HD Odyssey, featuring: John Adams – Short Ride in a Fast Machine R. Strauss – Also sprach ZarathustraPERFORMERS Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor | Ingrid Fliter, piano WEATHER STATEMENT: This weekend’s performances of The Earth - An HD Odyssey will take place as scheduled. We are closely monitoring the weather and if the concerts are canceled and/or rescheduled we will immediately notify ticket holders via email, phone, social media and this web page. Click here for our exchange and ticketing policies. Please travel safely and allow ample time to arrive at the Schermerhorn.  FRIDAY, JANUARY 12, 2018 8:00 PM SATURDAY, JANUARY 13, 2018 8:00 PM  

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