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Masterworks 2: Love Notes


Just in time for the Valentine's season, Masterworks 2 features a program of romantic music with works by Khachaturian, Mahler, Wagner and Tchaikovsky. World-class baritone and NC native Sidney Outlaw joins the Western Piedmont Symphony on Mahler's Songs of a Wayfarer.
Under the direction of Maestro Matthew Troy, WPS will perform:
Adagio, from Spartacus (Khachaturian)
Songs of a Wayfarer (Mahler)
O du mein Holder Abendstern (Wagner)
from Tannhäuser
Symphony No. 4, Op. 36 (Tchaikovsky)
Tickets for our 2021-2022 season go on sale on August 1, 2021.


Western Piedmont Symphony

  • Address: 243 3rd Ave NE, #1N, Hickory, NC 28601
  • Phone: (828) 324-8603