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University Symphony Orchestra: U-M Music School.:
Ken Kiesler directs this music student ensemble in Brahms’ compact and richly romantic 3rd Symphony, Ravel’s colorful and revolutionary orchestral showpiece La Valse, and contemporary American composer Nkeiru Okoye’s spiritual and jazz-influenced Charlotte Mecklenburg, written in 2018 to commemorate the 250th anniversary of Charlotte, NC. Preceded at 7:15 p.m. by a brief introduction to the program. 8 p.m., Hill Auditorium. Free. 615–3204., . . . . . .