MPAC presents a collaboration of regional musicians performing compositions by American composer Samuel Barber. The concert will showcase the breadth of Barber’s works, from his elegiac Adagio for Strings to his witty 9-minute opera A Hand of Bridge.
Join us at 6:30 PM for a special pre-concert lecture by Dr. David Patterson. No additional charge.
Directions: Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center / Mendelssohn Hall - 406 N. Main St., Rockford, IL 61103 - From I-90 and U.S. Business 20 (E. State St.), west on Business 20 to downtown Rockford, where it will become Jefferson St., one-way westbound. Turn right on IL 2, Wyman St., immediately after crossing the Rock River. After curving left, turn right on N. Main St. Mendelssohn Hall is on the northwest corner of S. Main St. and Park St.