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Mark O'Connor and Friends

When: 05/19/2017 7:30 PM
Where: Knight Theater

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Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Mark O'Connor
featuring the O'Connor Band

Winner of the 2017 Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album, fiddler Mark O'Connor and his family band join us on the Knight Theater stage for an Americana-filled Altsounds finale. This program of original works by Mark O'Connor features the brass fanfare from Americana Symphony, Johnny Appleseed, and a movement from his Fiddle Concerto.




Wide Open Spaces from Americana Symphony
 
Strings and Threads Suite
I. Fair Dance Reel
II. Sailor's Jig
III. Captain's Jig
IV. Off To Sea
V. Pilgrim's Waltz
VI. Road To Appalachia
VII. Shine On
VIII. Cotton Pickin' Blues
IX. Pickin' Parlor Rag
X. Queen Of The Cumberland
XI. Texas Dance Hall Blues
XII. Swing 11:11
XIII. Sweet Suzanne
 
Selections by the O'Connor Band
 
Olympic Harvest Overture
 
INTERMISSION
 
Johnny Appleseed
I. Marching Along the Ohio Frontier
II. Johnny's Apple Pie
III. Three Angel Brides
IV. The Life and Time of Johnny Appleseed
 
Selections by the O'Connor Band
 
Third Movement from The Fiddle Concerto