Grand Rapids Symphony Presents Rick Steves' Europe: A Symphonic Journey coming to DeVos Performance Hall July 27th at 7:00PM and July 28 at 2:00PM.
Bob Bernhardt conductor | Rick Steves narrator
In this unique special, Rick Steves – America's leading authority on European travel – plays musical tour guide and utilizes his extensive knowledge of European history and culture to help set the context for each piece. Then, the orchestra performs a selection of stirring 19th-century anthems by Romantic-era composers, including Grieg, Smetana, Strauss, Berlioz, Elgar, Wagner, and Verdi. The music is accompanied by a montage of evocative video images from each country.
July 27 TICKETS
July 28 TICKETS