A Fond Farewell

  • Venue:
    The Grand Opera House
  • Start:
    October 14, 2017 7:30 pm
  • End:
    October 14, 2017 9:00 pm
  • Address:
    651 Mulberry Street
    Macon, GA, 31201

Jerry Steichen

Maestro Steichen

With a lively brass fanfare, operatic showstoppers, Broadway hits, popular standards, and orchestral masterpieces, the Macon Symphony Orchestra’s final concert celebrates 40 phenomenal years of enriching Middle Georgia through beautiful music. Featuring Macon native Jasmine Habersham, this stirring grand finale is a love letter from the orchestra to the community.

Saturday, October 14, 2017
The Grand Opera House
Concert 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Gerald Steichen, Conductor
Jasmine Habersham, Soprano



Jasmine Habersham


Shostakovich– Festive Overture

Gounod – Je veux vivre (Juliet’s Waltz from Romeo and Juliet)

Bizet – Carmen Suite No. 2: Chanson du Toreador, Habenera, Danse Boheme

Verdi – Caro nome

Smetana – Ma vlast (The Moldau)

Gershwin, Arr. Rose – Overture to “Girl Crazy”

Arlen – A Sleepin’ Bee

Bock – When Did I Fall in Love? from Fiorello!

Mancini – Moon River

Gershwin, Arr. Bennett – Porgy and Bess: Selections for Orchestra

Gershwin, Arr. Bennett – Summertime

Dvorak – Symphony No. 9 (New World): Largo



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