Richmond Symphony Orchestra Guest Conductor Dorian Wilson
On Sunday, February 8, 2009, The Richmond Symphony Orchestra returns to Randolph-Macon
College for the third installment of its Haydn Festival Series, titled Haydn &
Mozart. Guest conductor Dorian Wilson will guide the musicians through works
by Haydn such as Overture to Andromeda and Perseus and Symphony No. 43 in
E-Flat Major “Mercury,” as well as Mozart’s Symphony No. 41 in C Major “Jupiter.”
The concert will begin at 3:00 p.m. and will take place in Blackwell Auditorium
in R-MC’s Center for the Performing Arts.
Wilson has conducted more than 100 orchestras, including the Moscow Philharmonic,
the Orchestre National de France, the Russian National Symphony and the Tokyo Symphony.
Maestro Wilson studied at Oberlin Conservatory, the University of Michigan and the
Hochschule für Musik in Vienna.
Admission at the door: $27 for adults, $24 for seniors, $10 for children and $5
for students with valid college ID. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
For advance ticket sales, call the Richmond Symphony Box Office at (804) 788-1212.