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Russian State Symphony Orchestra To Perform in Fort Myers

FORT MYERS, FLA., January 25, 2020– The Russian State Symphony Orchestra will be in Fort Myers February 10 to perform at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall as part of the Fort Myers Community Concert 2020 season.

Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. concert are available at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall by visiting https://barbarabmann.ticketsoffice.org or by calling the box office at 239-481-4849.

Prices are $35 for lower balcony and $25 for upper balcony seats.  A limited number of orchestra and mezzanine seating is available at $55 each.

“This is an amazing and very rare opportunity to hear these musicians in concert,” said Fort Myers Community Association President Mary Lee Mann.  “The Russian State Symphony is known for its rich sound, nobility of expression, and skilfully balanced sound.”

The orchestra will present Glinka: Rusian and Ludmila Overture, Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4, and Grieg: Piano Concerto with pianist Pavel Nessessia, who has been called one of the most remarkable Russian pianists of his generation.

The Russian State Symphony is the fourth of five classical performances to be presented this season by the Fort Myers Community Concert Association.

The remaining concert is the Russian National Ballet performing Sleeping Beauty on March 2.

The Fort Myers Community Concert Association, now in its 71st concert season, is an all-volunteer not-for-profit organization founded by the legendary Barbara B. Mann in 1949 to bring world-class entertainment to Southwest Florida at affordable prices.  The association consists of more than 1,700 members, underwriters and sponsors.  Performers brought to Fort Myers in the past by the association include The Israel Ballet, Violinist Itzhak Perlman, The Boston Brass, Minnesota Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra, Vienna Boys Choir, Pianist Andre Watts, Violinist Joshua Bell with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and many others.  For Community Concert Association membership information, visit www.fortmyerscommunityconcerts.org.

 

About the Fort Myers Community Concert Association

The Fort Myers Community Concert Association is an all-volunteer not-for-profit organization founded by the legendary Barbara B. Mann in 1949 to bring world-class entertainment to Southwest Florida at affordable prices.  The association consists of more than 1,700 members, underwriters and sponsors.  Performers brought to Fort Myers in the past by the association include The Israel Ballet, The Boston Brass, Minnesota Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra, Vienna Boys Choir, Violinist Itzhak Perlman, Flutist James Galway, Pianist Andre Watts, Violinist Joshua Bell with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and many others.