OSH 701 / Non Credit
Course taught in: English

Course description: This course highlights concert performances that will be presented in Miami during the current concert season by various South Florida and other musical organizations. The musicological approach will focus on the physical, psychological, aesthetic and cultural phenomenon of the pieces.


Week 1

Mahler - Ninth Symphony

Cleveland Orchestra (January 26-27)

Week 2

Beethoven - Symphony #8

Cleveland Orchestra (February 2-3)

Week 3

Stravinsky - The Firebird

New World Symphony  (February 17-18)

Week 4

Bach - St. Matthew Passion

Seraphic Fire (February 15-17)

Week 5

Liszt - Les Preludes

New World Symphony (February 23-24)

Week 6

Telemann, Vivaldi and Bach

New World Symphony  (March 10-11)


Week 1

Gluck - Orfeo ed Euridice

Florida Grand Opera (March 17-24)

Week 2

Brahms - Liebeslieder Walzer

Seraphic Fire (March 14-18)

Week 3

Mozart - Cosi Fan Tutte

Met Live Broadcast (March 31)

Week 4

Catan - Florencia en el Amazonas

Florida Grand Opera (April 28- May 5)

Week 5

Respighi - Pines of Rome

New World Symphony (April 7-8)

Week 6

Brahms  -  Requiem

Master Chorale of South Florida  (May 5)

Dr. Eugene Greco graduated cum laude from Union College as a Humanities major, concentrating in music and art history. He holds an MME degree in Choral Music Education from Ithaca College and a second masters from State University of NY at Albany in Educational Administration. Additionally, Dr. Greco holds a PhD in Musicology from UM. He teaches at both Miami Dade College and UM.

This course is available as part of the following:

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Courses
These courses and programs are available at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Membership is required. Our classes take place in Lau Founders Hall, 1550 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables, FL 33146 unless otherwise noted below.

OLLI 2017-2018 Membership is required to take this course and will be added to your cart upon enrollment. If you already have purchased a membership, you will not be charged for this membership.
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Starts: 8/1/2017 Ends: 7/31/2018