Opening Night: Prayers of Rain and Wind, Brahms Symphony No. 1

  • Lucas Theatre 32 Abercorn Street Savannah, GA, 31401 United States

Join the Savannah Philharmonic as they open their 2015-2016 Season!

Weber Overture to “Der Freischütz”
Hedges Prayers of Rain & Wind
Brahms Symphony No. 1, Op. 68

Prayers of Rain & Wind, written for Savannah’s own Joseph Conyers (Assistant Principal Double Bass of the Philadelphia
Orchestra) about his hometown, evokes the varied days of Savannah – from the oppressive humidity “praying for rain” to the anticipation of a great storm. The evening concludes with Brahms’s glorious Symphony No. 1, Op. 68.

DOUBLE BASS SOLOIST:
Joseph Conyers

SPECIAL GUEST:
Connor’s Temple Baptist Church

Tickets range from $16 to $75. A $1 per ticket Historic Preservation Fee will be included for all tickets purchased. The fee is for the ongoing preservation and maintenance of the Lucas Theatre. Available online or by calling 912-525-5050. You may also pick up tickets in person at the Savannah Box Office at 216 E. Broughton Street.