Friday 19 December 2014 at 8:00pm
Saturday 20 December 2014 at 8:00pm
American singer-songwriter Ben Folds brings his pop-rock flair to the classical stage in a unique performance with the MSO, transforming the traditional orchestra into a stellar back-up band.
“To me the orchestra IS the rock band” – Ben Folds
Conducted by Nicholas Buc, Folds’ will perform a program of hits and oddities including Brick, The Luckiest and Landed as well as his newly-composed concerto for piano and orchestra with its shades of Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.