Marin Alsop, conductor
Savion Glover, tap dancer
SYMPHONY WITH A TWIST
Johnson: Charleston and Victory Stride
Argento: Tango from Valentino
Bernstein: West Side Story Symphonic Dances
Ellington: selections from “The River”
Lobby opens at 6:30 pm for pre-concert live jazz, tapas and martini bars
This dance-inspired program features a unique collaboration between tap dancer Savion Glover, conductor Marin Alsop and the BSO, including Bernstein's West Side Story Symphonic Dances, Johnson's Charleston and Victory Stride, and Argento's Tango from Valentino.
Tony Award-winning tap dancer Savion Glover, a protégé of the late Gregory Hines, one of the world's leading performers, now brings his dynamic talents to the Music Center at Strathmore.
Official Website: http://www.bsoatstrathmore.org/
Added by Smiley on January 30, 2007