All patrons are required to present one of the following to attend events at the Strand Theatre, Capitol Theatre and The Studio:
Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination OR
A negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 5 days of performance time OR
A negative COVID-19 antigen test taken within 24 hours of performance time
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Dvorak created his New World symphony to honor America’s musical roots in black spirituals and to challenge popular styles of that era. Premiered in 1943, Duke Ellington orchestrated his Black, Brown & Beige Suite in honor of African American history in 3 movements: slavery, emancipation, and contemporary history. Principal Trumpet of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Billy Ray Hunter Jr. performs the popular showpiece, Alexander Arutiunian’s Trumpet Concerto.
Lawrence Golan, Conductor
Billy Ray Hunter, Jr., Principal Trumpet of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
DUKE ELLINGTON Black, Brown & Beige
ALEXANDER ARUTIUNIAN Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra
ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9 “New World”
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