Guest artist Dustin Gledhill, an International Prize Winning Pianist who has been performing with Symphony Orchestras since the age of 7, is the 2006 New Orleans Piano Competition winner. Patrons will also be delighted by the vocal talents of Katia Escalera, award winning Bolivian operatic soprano. Escalera is also one of the guest artists that will be featured in the upcoming opera, “The Marriage of Figaro”, later this month.
Featured selections of the Gershwin Spectacular include Cuban Overture, Rhapsody in Blue, selections from Porgy and Bess, An American in Paris and songs from the Gershwin songbook. Tickets are available online at www.acadianasymphony.org or by telephone at 1-800-745-3000.