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Enigma Variations


Bohuslav Rattay, conductor

Andrew Spencer, timpani

Thursday January 01 at

Frauenthal Theater

Tickets: $22, $27, $43, $54
Student tickets: $10


Call 231.726.3231 for season ticket info.

Andrew Spencer

Claude Debussy’s revolutionary Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun opens this program. Former WMS principal timpanist Andrew Spencer returns for Michael Daugherty’s timpani concerto, Raise the Roof. Edward Elgar’s Enigma Variations pay musical tribute to the composer’s illustrious and fascinating friends. The work ends triumphantly with allusions to the earlier variations.


Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Daugherty: Raise the Roof, Andrew Spencer, timpani
Elgar: Enigma Variations


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