Russian Romance

Russian Romance

April 3, 2021, 7:30 pm (rescheduled from February 27)


Battle Creek Symphony
April 3, 2021, 7:30 pm
(Rescheduled from February 27)

Sean Washington, narrator
Grand Rapids Ballet
Virtual concert

Romance and Russian folk tales meet sweet melody in the symphonic works of Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev, Romeo & Juliet, and Peter & the Wolf. Battle Creek personality, Sean Washington brings the story to life as he recounts Peter’s bravery for kids young and old. From star crossed lovers to the big grey wolf, join the Battle Creek Symphony for these childhood favorites!

Peter and the Wolf will be performed as a special collaboration with the Grand Rapids Ballet.

Gerald Finzi  Romance
Serge Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy

This performance will be presented free of charge on the Battle Creek Symphony's Virtual Stage.


Grand Rapids Ballerina

Russian Romance video will begin on April 3. Please enjoy our rebroadcast in the meantime!

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Program book

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