Concert Band & Orchestra: Fate & Fortune

SAMC Events
Peace Lutheran Church
2029 Ware Street
Abbotsford, BC V2S 3C3
Canada

Audiences who enjoy high drama from their orchestral performances would be thoroughly enchanted by “Fate + Fortune,” a pair of concerts with an emphasis on the cinematic. Woven around the theme of journeys and outcomes, concert highlights include the instantly recognizable “O Fortuna” by Carl Orff, a work featured in films as diverse as Excalibur and Cheaper by the Dozen, a medley of epic and majestic pieces by Howard Shore from The Lord of the Rings soundtrack, and the energetic La Forza del Destino (Force of Destiny) by Giuseppe Verdi.

Works include:

Symphony No. 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Poet and Peasant Overture by Franz von Suppé
"O Fortuna" from Carmina Burana by Carl Orff
Joan of Arc by Robert Jager
La Forza del Destino Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Lord of the Rings medley by Howard Shore
Admission: $10 suggested (cash at the door)
Contact us: music@twu.ca

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