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  • Free Youth Tickets
  • Personnel
  • Program
Michael Anderson and Alice Blankenship are joined by Sergei Teleshev on accordion and Sean Peterson on bass for an intriguing evening of dance-based pieces, including Brahms' Hungarian Dance No. 5 (1869), three of Witold Lutoslawski's Dance Preludes (1954), Bartók's Romanian Folk Dances (1915), Astor Piazzolla's Libertango (1974) and Oblivion (1982), Dmitri Shostakovich's Waltz No. 2 (1956), a set of traditional Scandinavian folk dances, and more.
This concert is eligible for The Shedd's Free Shedd Classical Tickets for Youth program, which makes a free ticket to select 2020-21 Shedd classical concerts available to students high school and younger. The program is made possible by a support from Shedd benefactors dedicated to exposing young people to jazz in all its forms. Contact The Shedd Ticket Office for information. Usually, Youth high school and younger received a 25-50% discount on most Shedd shows. College students w/ current student ID receive a 10% discount.
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 Hungarian Dance No. 5 in F# minor
(1869) Johannes Brahms (m) [uses melody of Bártfai Emlék Csárdás, Op. 31] arr. Michael Anderson
 Traditional Scandinavian Dances
 Danish Dance of Greeting
(-) traditional, Danish (m) arr. Alice Blankenship
 Karusel (Carousel)
(-) traditional, Swedish (m) arr. A. Blankenship
(-) traditional, Norwegian (m) arr. A. Blankenship
 Enkel Engelska (Simple English Dance)
(-) traditional, Swedish (m) arr. M. Anderson
 Ess Af Diamanter (Ace of Diamonds)
(-) traditional, Danish (m) arr. M. Anderson
 Waltz No. 2 from Suite for Variety Orchestra
(1956) Dmitri Shostakovich (m) arr. M. Anderson
 Dance Preludes
(1954) Witold Lutosławski (m) arr. M. Anderson
 1. Allegro molto
 4. Andante
 5. Allegro molto
(1995) Riverdance Bill Whelan (m) arr. Sergei Teleshev
(1982) Ástor Piazzolla (m) arr. M. Anderson
(1974) Ástor Piazzolla (m) arr. S. Teleshev
 Waltz for Katya
(-) Sergei Teleshev (m) arr. S. Teleshev
 Odessa Bulgarish
(-) traditional, klezmer (m) arr. S. Teleshev
 Romanian Folk Dances Sz. 56
(1915) Béla Bartók (m) arr. M. Anderson
 Allegro moderato . Bot tánc / Jocul cu bâtă
 Allegro . Brâul
 Andante . Topogó / Pe loc
 Moderato . Bucsumí tánc / Buciumeana
 Allegro . Román polka / Poarga Româneasca
 Allegro . Aprózó / Mărunțel

Associate Events
Ticket/Venue Info
Dance Variations Ticket Prices
Discount Prices
AA38.00  34.25  32.50  30.50  -  
A34.00  30.75  29.00  27.25  -  
B30.00  27.00  25.50  24.00  -  
C24.00  21.75  20.50  19.25  -  
Youth Free0.00  0.00  0.00  0.00  -  
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
Diana Gardener
microphilharmonic Title Sponsor
The Eye Center
Shedd Institute Presenting Sponsor