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A Trans-Siberian Christmas

  • Austin High School, Knowlton Auditorium 301 3rd St. NW Austin, MN 55912 (map)

Featuring The Galactic Cowboy Orchestra and Austin Symphony Chorus (Sonia Larson, director)

December 10, 2017 / Knowlton Auditorium

Alt-Rock ensemble the Galactic Cowboy Orchestra returns to Austin (home of member, Elisa Wright) for an energetic and dynamic performance of Christmas music in the style of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Electric fiddle and rock star virtuosity meld seamlessly with the power of the traditional orchestra to deliver a thrilling celebration of the season. In more traditional style, the Austin Symphony Chorus joins the orchestra and soprano soloist for one of French composer Francis Poulenc’s best known works and tribute to Russian friend, Igor Stravinsky.

Program

  • Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24  
  • Dreams of Fireflies (On a Christmas Night)
  • A Mad Russian's Christmas
  • Wizards in Winter
  • Faith Noel
  • First Snow
  • Siberian Sleigh Ride
  • Wish Liszt (Toy Shop Madness)
  • Francis Poulenc: Gloria

Tickets are also available at the Coffee House on Main Street and Hy-Vee.

Earlier Event: October 29
Swinging at the Symphony
Later Event: February 25
Beethoven & Bruch