Anchorage Symphony: Season Finale 2017
Anchorage Symphony: Season Finale in Anchorage, AK CenterTix — Official Box Office for Alaska Arts
Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the United State's purchase of Alaska from Russia with excerpts from Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov. Atwood Concert Hall — 621 West 6th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501907-263-2787$26.75+
Mussorgsky, Boris Godunov (excerpts)
Featured: Anchorage Concert Chorus & Alaska Chamber Singers
Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the United State's purchase of Alaska from Russia, your Anchorage Symphony performs excerpts from the quintessential Russian opera, Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov. This masterpiece has been touted as a revolutionary folk drama set in the art of opera that amazes with its boldness, breadth, and dramatic fireworks.
Mussorgsky's opera tells the semi-historical tale of newly appointed Russian Czar, Boris Godunov, accused of killing the heir to the throne in order to gain power himself.
Anchorage Symphony: Season Finale is presented by Anchorage Symphony Orchestra.