Great Music from Great Ballets
Saturday, January 19th | 7 pm – 8 pm
Steinway Piano Gallery | 1605 Bonanza St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Join Diablo Ballet and Steinway Piano Gallery for an evening of unforgettable artistry and music.
Great Music from Great Ballets features compositions from Diablo Ballet’s February program of Balanchine and Beyond as well as music from other George Balanchine ballets performed by Mungunchimeg Buriad, company pianist for San Francisco Ballet. Diablo Ballet’s Artistic Director Lauren Jonas will be your musical tour guide and provide fascinating insight to the ballets. Wine and nibbles will be provided.
Here is a list of what will be performed:
“Apollo” opening selection by Stravinsky
“Black Swan Pas de deux” from Swan Lake by Tchaikovsky
“Paquita” several variations by Édouard Deldevez and Ludwig Minkus
“Who Cares?” selections by Gershwin
“Scotch Symphony” pas de deux by Mendelsohn
“Stars and Stripes” selections by Souza
with a special guest performance of:
“From Another Time” composed and performed by Justin Levitt
Ticket purchases are non-refundable. Seating is first-come. Those requiring accessible seating should note this on their ticket order.