Washington University Symphony Orchestra in concert Nov. 21

Music of Beethoven, Haydn and Rimsky-Korsakov

The Washington University Symphony Orchestra will perform music of Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Joseph Haydn and Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, in the university’s E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall.

Dan Presgrave, instrumental music coordinator for the Department of Music in Arts & Sciences, will conduct the 70-plus-member orchestra.

The program will open with Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Overture (1887-88), followed by Hayden’s Concerto for Oboe (c. 1800). Concluding the performance will be Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 (1804-08).

Soloist for the Concerto for Oboe will be Nicholas Orlofsky, a junior in Arts & Sciences.

The concert is free and open to the public. The E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall is located in the 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave., at the intersection with Delmar Boulevard.

For more information, call (314) 935-5566 or e-mail kschultz@artsci.wustl.edu.

Calendar Summary

WHO: Washington University Symphony Orchestra

WHAT: Program of orchestral music

WHEN: 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21

WHERE: E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave., at the intersection of Trinity and Delmar Boulevard

COST: Free and open to the public

INFORMATION: (314) 935-5566 or e-mail kschultz@artsci.wustl.edu.