Study Trip-- Friday Favorites with the NC Symphony - The Firebird

This popular event at Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh is a wonderful, easy way to sample the North Carolina symphony orchestra. You will receive a video of the usual pre-concert lecture via email a few days before the event (Presenters vary.) This will prepare you for the performance and enhance your appreciation and enjoyment of each musical piece.

Joshua Gersen, conductor

The program will feature:

Barber: Overture to The School for Scandal

Ravel: Mother Goose Suite

Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite

Notes: Lunch is not included in the program so eat a hearty breakfast and take along a snack to eat on the bus. Participants will be required to comply with all NC State University covid-19 directives in place at the time of this study trip. Details will be provided via email nearer the date.

Includes: Transportation on NC State University bus, ticket and lecture. If you find yourself unable to participate in this study trip, please contact the OLLI office, no substitutions are possible.

Depart: McKimmon Center at 11:30 a.m .

The bus will pick up outside the front entrance of the McKimmon Center a few minutes before departure. Please arrive in plenty of time to park your vehicle and meet the group. OLLI Assistant Director, Joan Hardman-Cobb, will meet you on arrival and will accompany the group on the study trip. You will receive a reminder email approximately one week before the date with further instructions on where to meet.

Return: Approximately 12:45 p.m.

Registration Deadline: October 26

Name Session Dates Location Format Registration Dates
Study Trip -- Friday Favorites with the NC Symphony - The Firebird11/05/21 - 11/05/21McKimmon CenterClassroom08/16/21 - 10/27/21  REGISTER NOW