|The Collegium Vocale of Saint Louis|
The St. Louis Symphony’s Crescendo Circle presents Sips and Symphonies on Thursday, April 16, at 7:30 PM. “What is Sips and Symphonies? It is a great way to learn about music in a fun, casual environment.” A special cocktail is created for each event to accompany the music. The subject of this month's discussion/presentation is Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3. The event takes place at The Tavern of Fine Arts, 313 Belt in the Debaliviere Place neighborhood. For more information: tavern-of-fine-arts.blogspot.com.
Steven Jarvi conducts the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra in Forces of Nature on Sunday, April 19, at 3 p.m. "Pairing images with music, audiences will be in awe at how the power of nature and various phenomena on Planet Earth have inspired famous works, including Beethoven’s Thunderstorm from his “Pastorale” Symphony, John Williams’ Main Them from Star Wars and more!" The concert takes place at Powell Symphony Hall, 718 North Grand in Grand Center. For more information: stlsymphony.org.
The Tavern of Fine Arts presents soprano Kate Glass and pianist Jon Garrett in a program of songs by Brahms, Strauss, Wolf, Faure, Rorem, Barber, and Floyd on Friday, April 17, at 8 p.m. The Tavern of Fine Arts is at 313 Belt in the Debaliviere Place neighborhood. For more information: tavern-of-fine-arts.blogspot.com.