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Vanderbilt Family Night with the Nashville Symphony

The annual symphony concert on the lawn for Vanderbilt employees and their families moves to Centennial Park this year in a cooperative effort with the Nashville Symphony. This concert is the first of many that the Symphony performs during June as part of its free Community Concerts series and Vanderbilt is proud to co-sponsor the June 4 performance. The Orchestra will perform a rousing repertoire of music from Tchaikovsky to Cole Porter at the Centennial Park band shell starting at 7:30 p.m. Bring your dinner basket, blanket or lawn chair and eat under the stars while being immersed in music. The concert is free and open to all Vanderbilt employees and their families as part of our Employee Celebration activities.

 See photos of last year's event!

Program Details

Vanderbilt Family Night with Nashville Symphony Orchestra to be held at Centennial Park band shell

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
7:30 p.m.
At Centennial Park band shell


The Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Vinay Parameswaran

John Stafford Smith / Tyzik       Star-Spangled Banner
Dmitri Shostakovich   <Festive Overture>, Opus 96
Aaron Copland   <An Outdoor Overture>
Franz Von Suppé   Overture to <Light Cavalry>
Ludwig Van Beethoven            Movement 1, Allegro ma non troppo from Symphony No. 6 in F major, Opus 68, "Pastorale"
Allegro ma non troppo: Awakening of cheerful feelings on arriving in the country
Maurice Ravel   V. the Enchanted Garden from Suite of Five Pieces from <Ma Mère l'Oye> [Mother Goose]
V. The Enchanted Garden
Felix Mendelssohn   Mvt. 1, Allegro vivace from Symphony No. 4 in A major, Opus 90, "Italian"
Allegro vivace
Johann, Jr. Strauss   Thunder and Lightning Polka, Opus 324
Manuel De Falla   Suite No. 2 from <The Three-Cornered Hat> (Three Dances)
The Neighbor's Dance
The Miller's Dance (Farruca)
Final Dance
Meredith Willson / Hayman   ENCORE: 76 Trombones from <The Music Man> Symphonic Impressions

 

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