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Korsantia Plays the “Emperor”

May 20 @ 7:30 pm

The New Bedford Symphony Orchestra presents Korsantia Plays the “Emperor” at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. Under Music Director Yaniv Dinur, the orchestra will perform works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dimitri Shostakovich, and Valerie Coleman. The guest soloist for this concert is pianist Alexander Korsantia.

Join Maestro Dinur and Mr. Korsantia for the pre-concert talk at 6:30 p.m. Doors to the theater will open at 6 p.m. for the talk and 7 p.m. for the concert.

Tickets are $10-$65, with $5 student tickets (available at the box office only with student ID). Purchase tickets through the Z box office, at 508-994-2900, or online at Convenient concert parking is available in the Z garage for a $4 cash fee, and free parking is available on the streets.

There will also be an open rehearsal for this concert on Friday, May 19, from 3:00 to 5:30 PM at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. Admission is free, but donations will be gladly accepted at the door. Seating is general admission, enter and leave as you please. No tickets or RSVPs are required. Please note that this is a working rehearsal, and pieces may not be played in their entirety. A 20-minute break usually occurs sometime between 4 and 4:30 p.m.


May 20
7:30 pm
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Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
684 Purchase St.
New Bedford, MA United States
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