The Mahaffey Theater
400 First Street South
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
8:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013
$15.00 – $45.00 Buy
Conductor Michael Francis leads The Florida Orchestra in Also Sprach Zarathustra on Saturday, November 2nd at The Mahaffey!
Conductor Michael Francis leads The Florida Orchestra in Also Sprach Zarathustra, an acclaimed “first-rate Mozartean” performance as described by The Chicago Tribune. Orli Shaham performs Mozart’s intensely dramatic, yet poetic and lyrical, Piano Concerto No. 20. The concert includes Britten’s memorial to his parents and those lost in WWI, Sinfonia da Requiem, along with Richard Strauss’ commanding and powerful tone poem, Also Sprach Zarathustra, well known as the theme to 2001: A Space Odyssey.