Symphony of Ireland
performs in Festival concert
(March 19, 2003) - Florida Southern College welcomes the National
Symphony of Ireland with Irish piano-soloist John O'Conor. The performance
begins at 7:30 p.m. April 3 in Branscomb Auditorium.
and prestigious orchestra includes in its repertoire some of the
greatest world classics, along with sounds familiar to the Emerald
Isle. O'Conor has earned a reputation as a masterful interpreter
of the Classic and early-Romantic piano repertoires, through his
recitals, concerto appearances, and critically acclaimed recordings.
He has performed throughout Europe, North America, and Asia.
$25. FSC students are admitted free of charge; non-FSC students
pay half price. For ticket information, please contact the Branscomb
Auditorium box office at (863) 680-4296.
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.