8:10 a.m., Dec. 1, 2010----The University of Delaware Symphony Orchestra will perform one of the great showpieces of symphonic music, Pictures at an Exhibition by Mussorgsky, as stunningly orchestrated by Maurice Ravel, at 8 p.m., Wednesday, Dec.8, in Mitchell Hall.
The program also explores the context of that great work with Mussorgsky's own opera prelude to Khovanshtin and Ravel's own ballet music, Mother Goose.
Tickets cost $12 for adults, $8 for seniors, and $3 for students. Tickets are available in advance by calling (302) 831-2204.
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