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Upcoming Gala Performance with Tbilisi State Opera Now to be Held in Tbilisi Theatre

My October 15th gala performance with the State Opera and pianist Elisso Bolkvadze will now be held in the incredible Tbilisi Theatre in Georgia.  Concerns over weather in October prompted the move from the outdoor venue.  I can't help but be excited at the news! You can find some wonderful views of this extraordinary hall here. The program is feature excerpts of Bizet's Carmen, Bernstein's Symphonic Dances from West Side Story, and Elisso playing her signature work, Saint-Saens' 2nd Piano Concerto.


ASO Launches Blog by Philip Mann, and More Ways to Stay Connected

I've begun a new blog to tell the tails of my travels and conducting.  If you are interested in following along, check it out at the Arkansas Symphony Orchetra's webiste, or here:  Philip's Blog. You read out recent performances, upcoming projects, and probably more than a few words about the food, wine, and new places my work allows me to discover.  An occasional visiter and photo will show up too.  Hope you enjoy!   Don't forget you can always follow me on Twitter here and Facebook here