The British are coming! Don’t miss this one-night-only event with the Royal Philharmonic, which has truly become Britain’s national orchestra with over 70 years of excellence. This fantastic evening of music will feature the virtuosity of Maestro Pinchas Zukerman gracing the stage as conductor and violin soloist, bringing his formidable talents to bear on Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major. Our Daytona Beach community’s historic affinity for the best classical musicians from London will only serve to enhance the great enthusiasm which will fill the Peabody this night.
DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE is an unprecedented live experience, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance and sensational dancing!
Featuring special guest, Peter Yarrow of “Peter, Paul & Mary” fame, as the evening’s host and entertainer, critically acclaimed musical, “Lonesome Traveler: The Concert” explores the nostalgic and stirring history of American Folk Music from the 1920s through the 1960s. This full and yet purposefully intimate production celebrates the genius and passion of artists such as Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Gordon Lightfoot, Cat Stevens, Peter, Paul & Mary, Bob Dylan, James Taylor, and The Byrds, just to name a few!
World-renowned classic rock and GRAMMY®Award-winning band, America, is famous for its unique sound blending tight vocal harmonies with acoustic rock and folk stylings, as evidenced in internationally recognized hits, “A Horse With No Name,” “I Need You,” “Muskrat Love,” “Tin Man,” and “Lonely People.” America enjoys membership in the Vocal Group Hall of Fame and has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. This exciting performance is a must-see for music lovers everywhere!
Principal Conductor Stefan Solyom is known for the immediacy of his rapport and engagement with orchestral players, which has delighted critics, audiences and musicians alike. Maestro Solyom will conduct this evening of music with one of Sweden’s most legendary orchestras, the Helsingborg, featuring a rising young star, Armenian pianist, Nareh Arghamanyan. Highly acclaimed for her unique style, colorful tone and dazzling virtuosity, Arghamanyan will mesmerize with her performance of Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor.