An opportunity to see the origins of a world class piece of music is a unique experience for any musician, he said.
“It is a proven experience that artists that have performed at the Haydn Festival, differently and more profoundly understand and interpret Haydn’s immortal music than before,” he said.
And that, he said, is an experience that can continue to create inspiration.
If you go
What: Haydn’s The Creation, by Norman Philharmonic, OU Combined Choirs and Oklahoma Festival Ballet
Where: OU Sharp Concert Hall, 500 W. Boyd St.
When: 8 p.m. on Saturday, and 3 p.m. on Sunday
Cost: $10. Tickets can be purchased from the Fine Arts Box Office at 405-325-4101. For more information on the Norman Philharmonic visit www.normanphil.com.
Note: Educational lectures will be given by Walter Reicher, artistic director of the internationally acclaimed Haydn Festival in Austria, one hour before each show.