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The Swan Becomes the Sun presented by The Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra

June 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$25 – $55

June 25, 2022 @ 730pm

Aquinas Hall, Mount St. Mary College

Sibelius’ composing hut was situated under a migration path of Finnish swans. And so, every year he bade farewell to these majestic creatures and awaited their return after the long winter. His Fifth Symphony climaxes with a glorious melody he called his ‘Swan Theme’. To tie in with this poetical idea, we have Nielsen’s Helios Overture, an ode to the sun, and Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake Suite.

Nielsen: Helios Overture

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake Suite

Sibelius: Symphony No. 5


Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra


Mount Saint Mary College; Aquinas Theatre
330 Powell Ave
Newburgh, NY
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