Space Coast Symphony Orchestra, In Cooperation With NASA, Presents The Planets: An HD Odyssey
By Space Coast Daily // February 15, 2017
Sat. Feb. 25 • $20 ADVANCE TICKETS
ABOVE VIDEO: Back by popular demand, your Space Coast Symphony Orchestra will present “The Planets in HD,” a celebration of space exploration.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The Space Coast Symphony Orchestra, in cooperation with NASA, presents The Planets: An HD Odyssey at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25 at the Scott Center for the Performing Arts at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, located at 5625 Holy Trinity Drive in north Melbourne. (see map below)
Experience a profound new approach to Gustav Holst’s cosmic masterpiece, The Planets, live with HD images from NASA projected on the big screen.
The concert opens with the Southeastern U.S. premiere of an atmospheric work by Bruce Babcock, Event Horizon. Following, the SCSO features guitarist D.J. Sparr in a performance of Glacier (Concerto for Electric Guitar and Orchestra), by award-winning composer, Kenneth Fuchs and based on his aural conception of stone, water, vapor, and ice found in Montana’s Glacier National Park.
Then experience a powerful performance of composer Gustav Holst’s monumental The Planets, paired with a high-definition film from NASA’s latest exploration of the solar system, including stunning images from the Mars Rovers and past probe missions Magellan, Voyager and Galileo.
ABOVE VIDEO: Space Coast Symphony Orchestra performs the score to Jurassic Park.
CLICK HERE for advance ticket. The cost is $20.
You can also purchase tickets at several convenient ticket outlets including, Ace Hardware stores in Indialantic and Cocoa Beach, Blue Sky Insurance in Cocoa Village, Tropical Realty of Suntree and La Moda Boutique in Suntree.
Other participating ticket outlets are, Art Expressions in downtown Eau Gallie, Atlantic Strings in Melbourne, A Floral Affair in Merritt Island, Brass & Reed Music Store in Merritt Island, and Brevard Florist in Palm Bay.
Tickets at the door are $25. The concert is free for those aged 18 and under or with a student ID.
CLICK HERE for more information or call toll free to 855-252-7276.
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ABOVE MAP: The Scott Center for the Performing Arts at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy is located at 5625 Holy Trinity Drive in north Melbourne.