The Beloit Janesville Symphony Orchestra (BJSO) will perform Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade and Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D at two concerts the weekend of Sept. 22-23. The performance will feature guest concertmaster Olga Pomolova and violinist Matt Pickart, of Beloit, debuting as a soloist with BJSO.
The orchestra will be appearing at Eaton Chapel on the Beloit College campus at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 22 and at the Janesville Performing Arts Center (PAC), 408 S. Main St., at 2 p.m. on Sept. 23. Dr. Rob Tomaro, conductor, will give a pre-concert talk 45 minutes before each performance entitled "A Thousand and One Nights: Romanticism and Seduction in Pre-Soviet Russia."
Tickets for the event are $20 for adults and $5 for students. Children age 15 and younger accompanied by an adult are admitted free.
Tickets are available for the PAC performance at www.janesvillepac.org or by calling 608-758-0297.
Tickets for the Eaton Chapel performance are available at www.beloitjanesvillesymphony.org or by calling 608-313-1200.
Tickets will also be available at the door.