(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah Friends of Music will present Milano Classica, one of Italy’s most highly regarded chamber orchestras, during their 2009 USA tour in two different programs, Sunday afternoon, 4:00 p.m., November 1st, and Monday evening, 7:00 p.m., November 2nd, in the sanctuary of the First Baptist Church, 223 Bull Street, on Chippewa Square.
In Sunday’s program, “Mostly Milano,” Mr. Philip Greenberg, former conductor of the Savannah Symphony Orchestra, will be one of eight soloists. Sunday’s performance features Vivaldi’s double violin concerto and the concerto for four violins. Monday’s performance features works by Italian masters of the 17th and 18th centuries with solo performances by Marcello Scandelli, principal cellist and founder of the group.
Tickets are $35.00 for one concert, or $50.00 for both concerts. Students with ID admitted for $5.00. Children twelve and under free with adult ticket holders. Purchase tickets at the door, or reserve them by calling 912-355-4252 or 912-598-8112.