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Brooklyn Symphony Plays Firebird Suite, Scheherazade
April 9 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm| 25 at the door, $20 online, Seniors and Brooklyn Museum members $10, Children 16 and under free. College students with current ID can get discounted tickets at the door.
Guest conductor David Bernard, music director of the Park Avenue Chamber Symphony, will lead the Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra in a program of spectacular musical storytelling. Igor Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite is based on a Russian folk legend in which a magical Firebird helps a young prince to break the spell of an ogre. Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade brings to life the fantastical figures of the Arabian Nights and their captivating storyteller. BSO co-concertmaster Hannah Finkelberg is featured as the “voice” of Scheherazade.