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Krannert Center Events: 2023-2024 Season

About This Event

Stephen Alltop, music director and conductor
She-e Wu, percussion

CUSO opens the 2023-24 season with an incandescent evening of blockbuster works. Percussionist extraordinaire She-e Wu will amaze you in Jennifer Higdon’s imaginative Percussion Concerto. The spotlight will also shine on the CUSO’s brass in the beloved tone poem Finlandia, by Jean Sibelius. The Symphony No. 2 by Sibelius is an awe-inspiring masterpiece and one of the composer’s greatest works. Join CUSO for musical grandeur at its finest!


Sibelius: Finlandia
Higdon: Percussion Concerto
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 in D Major

Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 7:30 PM in the Foellinger Great Hall

See the Krannert Center website for more details and to purchase tickets.

Stephen Alltop Previews CUSO 2023-24 Season!