Columbia Orchestra: Billy the Kid
Saturday, February 1, 2014 | Start Time: 07:30 PM
Jim Rouse Theatre | Columbia
Two audience favorites from the twentieth century share the bill with a new work from the twenty-first! Copland may have been grown up a Jewish kid from Brooklyn, but his mature style became the sound of the American west, and Billy the Kid is one of his most engaging works. Local favorite, Michael Sheppard, performs Rachmaninoff’s marvelous Rhapsody, and we give the local premiere of the winning work from our sixth American Composer Competition.