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Symphonic Tales

2019-2020 Season, Masterworks

Symphonic Tales

Oct 26
7:30 PM
Oct 27
3 PM
Century II Concert Hall

featuring Zuill Bailey, Cello

ANNA CLYNE Masquerade
MICHAEL DAUGHERTY Tales of Hemingway for Cello & Orchestra
   featuring Zuill Bailey

The WSO and cellist Zuill Bailey whisk you away on a fanciful journey through three picturesque musical tales concluding with Rimsky-Korsakov’s beloved Scheherazade, a wondrous, lyrical, and dynamic portrayal of Tales from the 1,001 Nights.

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Zuill Bailey

About Zuill Bailey

First appearance with the Wichita Symphony
Zuill Bailey, widely considered one of the premiere cellists in the world, is a Grammy Award winning, internationally renowned soloist, recitalist, Artistic Director and teacher.  His rare combination of celebrated artistry, technical wizardry and engaging personality has secured his place as one of the most sought after and active cellists today. Learn more about Zuill Bailey

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