The Franklin Theatre to Welcome the Gateway Chamber Orchestra this Monday

The Franklin Theatre to Welcome the Gateway Chamber Orchestra this Monday

The Gateway Chamber Orchestra (GCO) is pleased to present its 2017-18 Season, Celebrating the Past, Embracing the Future, which kicks off in Franklin, Tenn. with their “Classically Modern” concert on Monday, Sept. 18 at the Franklin Theatre. 
The new season launches with the familiar voice of a Haydn symphony written for his time in London. Young American composer Timo Andres provides a soothing glimpse at an eclectic artist. A trio of talented and emerging singers joins the orchestra for Stravinsky’s neoclassical masterpiece.   
 
Classically Modern
Presented by the Williamson Herald
Monday, September 18 – 7:30 p.m.
Joseph Haydn – Symphony No. 95 in C-minor
Timo Andres – Paraphrase on Themes of Brian Eno
Igor Stravinsky – Pulcinella with Diana McVey, Wesley Morgan and Jeffrey Williams  
Tickets for this concert range from $25 to $40, and can be purchased on The Franklin Theatre’s website. The Franklin Theatre is located at 419 Main St. in Franklin, Tenn.
Gateway Chamber Orchestra Music Director Gregory Wolynec says, “We could not be more excited about the 2017-18 season. Along with works and composers that we have become known for, including symphonies and serenades by Haydn and Mozart, we will present beautiful works for chamber orchestra by Stravinsky, Strauss and Sibelius where composers breathed fresh life into older music and ideas.” 
For more information or to purchase season tickets, please visit www.GatewayChamberOrchestra.com
 
FRANKLIN SUBSCRIPTION PRICING
Masterworks Concert Series (four concerts)
Adults: $80 | $100 | $130
Students/Military: $50 | $65 | $100
Ticketing handled by the Franklin Theatre
Address: 419 Main St, Franklin, TN
Telephone: (615) 538-2076
Website: http://www.franklintheatre.com
Contact: boxoffice@franklintheatre.com
Box Office Hours:
Sunday & Monday, Noon – 5:00 PM
Tuesday – Saturday, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
 
Conducted by Gregory Wolynec, the GCO was formed in 2008 and is recognized as one of the leading new American ensembles. Comprised of professional musicians from Middle Tennessee and beyond, the GCO specializes in presenting traditional masterworks, overlooked treasures, and contemporary American compositions. The GCO’s recordings have received critical acclaim in publications such as the American Record Guide and Fanfare Magazine. Engaging 5,000 Middle Tennessee students annually with classical music through free performances, innovative educational outreach, and interactive Children’s Concerts, the GCO is committed to building new audiences for tomorrow. Funding is provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Tennessee Arts Commission. Visit gatewaychamberorchestra.com to learn more. 

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