A NIGHT AT WOODSTOCK
The legendary Woodstock Festival was one of the most important events in pop-music history. Join us for a night devoted to this amazing lineup of ’60s rock, featuring the music of The Who, Janis Joplin, Joe Cocker, Santana, Jimi Hendrix, The Band, Jefferson Airplane and more, backed by full orchestra!
The FWSO is one of the most successful orchestras in the United States, performing an impressive 200 concerts each year for an audience of 250,000 adults and children from all walks of life. Over the last nine seasons, Music Director Miguel Harth-Bedoya has transformed the FWSO into an ensemble that is recognized and admired the world over for its artistic excellence and commitment to community engagement.
Mr. Franco is the Associate Conductor of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Principal Conductor of the Caminos del Inka Ensemble and Music Director of the Philharmonia of Kansas City. He is also increasingly active in the U.S. and South America, and has appeared with several orchestras including the Oregon Bach Festival Orchestra, Corpus Christi Symphony, Medellin Philharmonic, and EAFIT Symphony.
Orchestra London Canada Presents
RIK EMMETT GUITAR HEROES
Rik Emmett pays tribute to his idols – Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Carlos Santana, and more!
Mitch Tyler conducts.
Friday, November 13, 2009 at 8:00pm &
Saturday, November 14, 2009 at 8:00pm
The Music of Eric Clapton
Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts
Jacoby Symphony Hall
300 W. Water St.
The Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra’s popular Plugged In Series spotlights the defining moments by the artists who created the era we call Classic Rock. Each concert is a sonic journey, with rock bands and captivating lead vocalists, backed by the power of a live symphony orchestra.