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Classical Roots

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Orchestra Hall
Friday, March 8, 2019 – 10:45 AM Buy Tickets
Saturday, March 9, 2019 – 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
This program will be live webcast Saturday, March 9
at 8:00 pm EDT (GMT-4) on dso.org/live.
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Prices start at $12.50

Concert Description

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s annual celebration of African-American contributions to classical music.


André Raphel, conductor  Bio
André Raphel has established a reputation as an exciting and versatile conductor through innovative programming, a commitment to American music, and fresh interpretations of the standard repertoire. Described by the New York Times as “An agile, demonstrative conductor who is physically drawn into the music,” Mr. Raphel is currently in his eighth season as Music Director of the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra. He has appeared with most of the major American orchestras including the Boston and Chicago symphony orchestras, the Cleveland Orchestra, and the New York Philharmonic.

Learn more at www.andreraphel.com.