SCF Symphony Orchestra
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) Symphony Orchestra will present a concert at 8 p.m., Feb. 28, in Neel Performing Arts Center at SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. West.
The SCF Symphony Orchestra will perform "Vive la France!" and highlight music of French composers, including "Orpheus in the Underworld" by Offenbach, Ravel's "Pavane for a Dead Princess," Debussy's "Clair de lune," Berlioz's "March to the Scaffold" from Symphonie Fantastiqe, and "Selections from Carmen" by Bizet.
"Concertino for Flute and Orchestra" by Chaminade, featuring flute soloist Dr. Jane Hoffman, also will be performed.
Conducted by Robyn Wilkes, director of instrumental studies, the SCF Symphony Orchestra is comprised of students pursuing a variety of fields including music, nursing, engineering, teaching and various other professions.
General admission is $8. Tickets are $4 for students and SCF staff. For more information, call the Neel Performing Arts Box Office at 941-752-5252 or the music department at 941-752-5351. A complete list of SCF music events is available online at scf.edu/MusicEvents. Maps and directions are online at scf.edu/maps.