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Performance Dates:

SAT, FEB 24, 2024 / 7:30 PM

John Estacio: Aurora Triptych
Claude Debussy: La Mer

Explore and revel in one of the most beautiful naturally occurring wonders of the world – the Aurora Borealis – as the Orchestra performs Aurora Triptych by John Estacio, accompanied by a live film featuring inspiring and breathtaking images and video of the Northern Lights as curated by award-winning astronomer, Dr. José Francisco Salgado. The second half of the program features Debussy’s impressionistic and powerfully elegant tribute to the majesty of the sea, La Mer.

KIDS ACTIVITIES / Explore the wonders of science and sound! Children ages 6-12 who attend the first half of the concert are invited to explore the Aurora Borealis further with our education team during the second half in our latest IFF & DuPont STEM exhibit, At the Speed of Light!

Click HERE to purchase tickets for the children's workshop.
Click HERE to complete registration for your child for this workshop experience.

Consider pre-show dining at the Midland Center for the Arts! Avoid the rush, arrive early, and enjoy a sensational prix fixe dinner before the Midland Symphony Orchestra "Wonders of Nature" performance! Click here to view the menu and learn more

Sponsored by Tri-Star Trust  

YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY / Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour, hosted by Chippewa Nature Center!
FRI, APR 12, 2024 / 7-10 PM
SAT, APR 13, 2024 / 7-10 PM
Held at Bullock Creek Auditorium, 1420 S Badour Rd, Midland

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