2/23/14: This week on "Front Row Center:" Michael Marsolek talks with Darko Butorac, music director and conductor of the Missoula Symphony Orchestra, about the film, recital, choral and orchestral events scheduled in "Beethoven Week," February 28th - March 9th.
** Update: due to weather, Lisa Smirnova's Feb. 28th recital has been rescheduled for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, in the Music Recital Hall, University of Montana.**
Lisa Smirnova, Solo Piano Recital,Tuesday, March 4th | 7:30pm
Music Recital Hall, UM Music Building
- Suite in E Major, “The Harmonious Blacksmith” – George Frideric Handel
- Sonata in C sharp minor, “The Moonlight” – Ludwig van Beethoven
- Sonata in D minor, “The Tempest” – Ludwig van Beethoven
- Sonetto del Patrarca No. 104 – Franz Liszt
- Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12 – Franz Liszt
Screening of the Film,"Immortal Beloved," Sunday, March 2 | The Wilma Theatre, starring Gary Oldman & Isabella Rosellini. 1994. 121 minutes. Rated R.
- 5:00PM - Pre-function at the Top Hat Lounge
- 6:45PM - Pre-movie comments from Darko on the Wilma stage
- 7:00PM - Film Begins
Family Friendly Friday, Friday, March 7 | 6:00pm | The Top Hat Lounge
Bring your kids for a Musical instrument "Petting Zoo" and interact with student musicians & Symphony personalities.
The Missoula Symphony Orchestra, Darko Butorac, Music Director, presents: BAM! BEETHOVEN Featuring Lisa Smirnova, piano
March 8, 2014 - 7:30pm & March 9, 2014 - 3:00pm
Ludwig van Beethoven:
- Egmont Overture
- Piano Concerto No. 4
- Calm Sea & Prosperous Voyage
- “Mir ist so Wunderbar” from Fidelio
- Choral Fantasy