Sat, Nov 11|
Lowery Freshman Center Auditorium
A Salute to Our Veterans
The Allen Philharmonic Orchestra joins forces on stage with the Symphony Chorus for a patriotic and moving musical tribute to America and our veterans.
Time & Location
Nov 11, 2023, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Lowery Freshman Center Auditorium , 368 N Greenville Ave, Allen, TX 75002, USA
About the event
Join the Allen Philharmonic Orchestra & Symphony Chorus on Veteran's Day as we join forces on stage for a patriotic and moving musical tribute to America and our veterans.
The evening will begin with a Pre-Concert Showcase by Guitars for Vets and the opportunity to learn about area Veteran Support groups that include Guitars for Vets, Heroes on the Water, and Blue Star Mothers. Enjoy music from John Williams' scores for The Patriot and Saving Private Ryan and Aaron Copland's inspirational Lincoln Portrait with special Guest Narrator, George Cornelius!
In the second half, be swept away by Dvorak's iconic Symphony No. 9 "New World Symphony," a masterpiece inspired by his travels across America in the late 19th century. Don't miss this unforgettable performance honoring our nation and those who have served it.
Tickets for this event are priced at $15 for Students; $20 for Seniors aged 62 and older; and $25 for adults.
Williams | Music from The Patriot
Traditional | Armed Forces Salute
Williams | Hymn to the Fallen
Copland | Lincoln Portrait, with narrator George Cornelius
Dvorak | Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"