Event Calendar

Carmina Burana

Rossen Milanov, conductor
Celena Shafer, soprano
Christopher Pfund, tenor
Hugh Russell, baritone
Columbus Symphony Chorus – Ronald Jenkins, chorus director
Columbus Children's Choir – Jeanne Wohlgamuth, artistic director

Program:
HARRIS: A Lyric Fanfare
ORFF: Carmina Burana

The CSO launches its 2015-16 Masterworks season with the beloved and electrifying Carmina Burana. This compelling choral spectacular has been quoted and imitated on countless movie soundtracks and television commercials galore, and celebrates the basic pleasures of life—springtime, food, wine, and love! The orchestra will also pay tribute to one of Columbus’ own, composer Donald Harris, with his 2003 composition for orchestra, A Lyric Fanfare.

Accompaniments:
 Preludes – Friday & Saturday with Christopher Purdy
 Soundbites – Dish inspired by Orff’s Carmina Burana
TONIC Saturday

Jeanne Wohlgamuth, artistic director