Join the Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Lynsey Addario as she chronicles her soul-searching work through war-torn areas and explains what drives her — despite having a family — to keep going back.
Antonin Dvořák's immortal gift to America, his "New World" Symphony, shares the bill with works from the New World itself.
Glorious music of the French Baroque, including works by Couperin, Jacquet de la Guerre, Lully, Marais, and Rebel.
Imagine a visual odyssey through the cosmos, driven by lush musical compositions and inspired by complex themes of astronomy, engineering, biology and psychology. This multisensory experience features stunning video projections created by Boston’s Charles Hayden Planetarium and an original score performed live by DJ Spooky.
Actor, writer, musician, carpenter, and People magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive 2012: Mustache Edition, Nick Offerman is the real-world equivalent of his Parks and Recreation character, the beloved, gruff do-gooder, Ron Swanson. He is the author of three books: the autobiographical Paddle Your Own Canoe (2014); Gumption (2016) a humorous personal pantheon of America’s gutsiest troublemakers; and the forthcoming Good Clean Fun: Misadventures in Sawdust at Offerman Woodshop.
Antonin Dvorak's immortal gift to America, his "New World" Symphony, shares the bill with works from the New World itself. The SPO is joined by KPLU's morning host Dick Stein as narrator, along with a talented combo from the Roosevelt High School Jazz Band.
Music Director Alexander Weimann leads the Orchestra in a tribute to Georg Philipp Telemann and his iconic publication Tafelmusik. Meaning “table music,” Telemann’s work presents a diverse set of instruments and features the trumpet and oboe.
Miles Davis and Gil Evans became long-time collaborators starting in 1948 with their work on the “Birth of the Cool” recording. It became one of the most famous albums in all jazz history. Together they created the groundbreaking 1957 recording, “Miles Ahead.” Don’t miss this opportunity to hear these rarely performed works.