The Canton Symphony Orchestra’s 2013-2014 season continues January 25, with the MasterWorks Concert “The Americans Part 1: The Search for Identity.” Pianist André Watts returns to Canton as a guest artist. The pieces include Suite for Strings in E Major, Op. 63 by Arthur Foote, Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 (“Romantic”) by Howard Hanson, Piano Concerto No. 2 in d minor by Edward MacDowell and The Incredible Flutist Suite by Walter Piston.
CSO Assistant Conductor Rachel Waddell will also be conducting a piece for the concert. It will be her MasterWorks conducting debut.
The concert is Saturday, January 25 at 8:00 p.m. at Umstattd Performing Arts Hall, 2323 17th Street NW, Canton, Ohio. For ticket information, go to www.cantonsymphony.org or call the box office at (330) 452-2094. Tickets can also be purchased in person at the Canton Symphony’s box office located in the Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N., weekdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Founded in 1937, the Canton Symphony Orchestra is a fully professional ensemble and organization dedicated to performing concerts that enrich, educate and entertain residents of Stark County and beyond. The orchestra performs classical, holiday, and a variety of educational programs.